• DirecTV To End Carriage Of One America News Network, Right-Wing Channel Known For Pro-Donald Trump Views

    8 days ago - By Deadline

    DirecTV plans to drop One America News Network, the right-wing channel known for its pro-Donald Trump coverage and commentary. The satellite provider, one of the largest distribution outlets, also plans to drop another channel, AWE, from OANN parent Herring Networks “We informed Herring Networks that, following a routine internal review, we do not plan to...
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  • DirecTV to Drop Right-Wing News Network OANN

    8 days ago - By The Wrap

    DirecTV plans to drop far-right cable network One America News Network later this year, dealing a crippling blow to the otherwise low-rated network.
    According to Bloomberg, who first reported the news , OANN's contract with DirecTV expires in April. “We informed Herring Networks that, following a routine internal review, we do not plan to enter into a new contract when our current agreement expires,” DirecTV said in a statement to CNN .
    Reps for DirecTV and OANN did not immediately respond for comment.
    In October, a Reuters report revealed that the far-right network was primarily funded by...
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  • JUST IN: DirecTV to Drop Conservative OANN From Its Lineup

    JUST IN: DirecTV to Drop Conservative OANN From Its Lineup

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

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    DirecTV has announced it will drop the conservative network One America News Network from its lineup once its current contact with the channel's owner expires.
    Bloomberg's Gerry Smith first shared the scoop Friday evening.
    Smith reported:
    DirecTV, one of the largest U.S. pay-TV providers, plans to drop One America News Network, dealing a major blow to the conservative channel that's been criticized for spreading misinformation and had a loyal fan in former President Donald Trump. The satellite-TV provider has notified OAN's owner, Herring Networks Inc., that it...
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