Apr 27, 2023

How Tucker Carlson Became The Establishment’s Biggest Target

The firing of Tucker Carlson has highlighted the deep ideological divides that define American politics today — but in ways you might not expect.
How Tucker Carlson Became The Establishment’s Biggest Target

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Tucker Carlson's firing by Fox News, which came as a shock to many, exposed profound ideological differences in American politics beyond the usual left-versus-right divide. While it is easy to assume that the firing was a defeat for conservatives by liberals, the truth is that Tucker Carlson's heterodox views did not align perfectly with the GOP or Trump, yet they were extremely popular. This made him dangerous to the establishment.

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