John Avlon

CNN Boosts Left-Wing Campaign to Censor Breitbart; Approves ‘Blacklisting’

CNN swept aside journalistic ethics on Sunday by endorsing a blacklisting campaign with a glowing interview of Matt Rivitz, the founder of Sleeping Giants — a failed effort to censor Breitbart News by harassing and intimidating companies whose advertisements may (or may not) have appeared on the website.

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Daily Beast: We ‘Will Stand Up to President Donald Trump’

John Avlon, the editor-in-chief of the Daily Beast, declares that his website will be “the loyal opposition” to President-elect Donald Trump and his policies, which “represent an existential challenge to our civic fabric, liberal values, and world order.”


Daily Beast EIC: Clintons Roping Off Press Is ‘Contempt’

Daily Beast Editor-in Chief John Avlon said Hillary Clinton’s campaign roping off the press is the Clinton campaign showing “contempt” for the press and agreed it shows Clinton’s campaign “wants it its way or the highway” on Monday’s broadcast of