Angelo Carusone, currently the organization's executive vice president, will take over as president. The group, known for taking on what they argue is misinformation in conservative media, particularly on Fox News, will enter a “new era,” focusing on the likes of Breitbart, the “alt-right”, conspiracy theories and fake news.So they can get out in front of things and vet them for veracity. It seems that the Alt-right, Facebook, or the MSM has no intention of doing this so someone has to step up.
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Media Matters is Finally Going to do a Service: Going After Fake News and Conspiracy Theories
I guess they got tired of watching Fox News and are instead going to do something that might do some good instead.