Michelle Leung

Fox Doesn't Know What Obama's Move to Expand Overtime Will Do But Attacks Anyway

Fox News reflexively attacked President Obama's forthcoming proposal to raise the salary threshold for overtime compensation, claiming the plan would hurt the economy and discourage hiring, though experts have previously promoted  such a change as an opportunity to boost the economy and worker compensation.

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10 Things Fox Decided Will Lead to Decline of American Values in 2013

In 2013, Fox News worked to stoke outrage over the supposed decline of traditional American values, identifying the purported "wussification" of America in everything from the "disturbing trend" of yoga in schools to the availability of human resources in the workplace. Here is Media Matters' top ten countdown of Fox News' 'wussification' fears:

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New Extremes of Fox News Paranoid Islamophobia

Fox News incited Islamophobic fears in its reporting on a weekly swim class at a YMCA facility that ensures the privacy of Muslim girls learning to swim, framing it as evidence that "Sharia law is now changing everything."

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