Children of Titans of Industry follow trends, not create them.
Will Fox News go Left?
It could, and then lose its base. People on the left will stick to what they already know. They will not flock to Fox.
But it still partisan propaganda. Left or right, it doesn’t matter.
It won’t stop anyone from picking up the torch. Marketplaces dictate it.
While I wrote OutFoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s war of journalism, I am not impressed by this turn. CNN was originally envisioned as a news network, but never took competition into its equations. MSNBC is hard left and has established its following. FNC was built to take competition as it veers right.
The FNC no longer has a strategist of Roger Ailes to guide them. Don’t expect much from the switch, other than lower ratings, and fragmented dwindling audiences…