Newstalgia Reference Room - Running Afoul of the Airwaves. The censure of Father Coughlin by the Catholic Church on December 12, 1938.
A Friday Dose Of Father Coughlin - Religious fanaticism at it's best. The Grandfather of Hate Radio - speaking on the world economic situation on August 27, 1939.
Glenn Beck has presented Fox News with an interesting dilemma: Does the cable network hang onto its star tea-partying pundit with the once-stel
Joe Klein Rips Fox News For Airing Beck's 'Hateful Crap,' But O'Reilly Defends His 'Funny' Buddy With A 'Blackboard'
[media id=11733] Correction: I misheard O'Reilly on this: He said "blackboard," not "black boy." My apologies. The text has been edited to reflect
[media id=11576] One of Glenn Beck's favorite claims about the Tea Party movement -- and the surge of right-wing populism that he's leading -- is tha
(Seems to have a very long history) The name C.W.Burpo rings no bells to speak of - other than the fact that he was a "radio minister" who was viru
It was somewhat gratifying to see Chris Matthews' right-leaning panel on his Sunday show -- which was, as expected, eager to deny the role of racism i
Rachel reminds us that all that's old is new again. But we begin tonight with a dramatic day in D.C. Republican Congressman Joe Wilson of South Carol
(Father Charles Coughlin - one of the originators of "you're either for us or against us") When I first began Newstalgia, I ran an entry called "Fa
(H.L. Hunt - Richest Man in America . .and the furthest right - Booga-Booga!) For people who think the wave of extreme right wing media is a new ph
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