DirecTV Adds Another Right-Wing Channel After Dumping Newsmax

Amid cries from Republicans that DirecTV is censoring conservative media by “de-platforming” Newsmax, the satellite provider announced on Thursday that it has added another fledgling right-wing network to its roster: The First, whose hosts include disgraced Fox News star Bill O ‘Reilly. To add insult to injury to Newsmax, The First will reside on the … Read more

Is DirecTV on the Cusp of Dropping Conservative Cable Channel Newsmax?

According to a letter sent by House Republicans last week, cable television carrier DirecTV is on the verge of dropping conservative network Newsmax this week—essentially repeating the platform’s decision last year to boot pro-Trump channel One America News from its lineup. While one GOP congressman told a right-wing news outlet that Newsmax would be removed … Read more