Tag: Lisa Simeone

image_pdfimage_print

NPR Retaliates Against Opera Show

Lisa Simeone

After discovering that the host of an opera program had joined pro-democracy protests in Washington, NPR decried the woman’s ethics and got her ousted from one job. But the opera show refused to buckle, so NPR dropped it from national…

NPR Ousts Producer Over ‘Occupy DC’

nprlogo

For years now, U.S. “public broadcasting” has run scared from right-wing attacks and Republican funding cuts. So, NPR and PBS lard on more right-wing pundits, while purging any sign of liberal dissent as just happened with a producer of an opera show…