Charges of racism, anti-semitism, etc. are totally baseless.
Typical fake news by the liberal news media trying to distract from important issues.
Breitbart News is headquartered in Los Angeles, with bureaux in Texas, London, and Jerusalem.
The website’s initial growth was largely fueled by links from the Drudge Report
During a stay in Israel, Andrew Breitbart conceived of the idea of founding Breitbart News Network unapologetically pro-freedom and
We were sick of the anti-Israel bias of the mainstream media
Co-founder and owner of Breitbart, Larry Solov—who like Andrew Breitbart, is also Jewish
One night in Jerusalem, when we were getting ready for dinner, Andrew turned to me and asked if I would de-partner from the 800-person law firm where I was practicing and become business partners with him.
He said he needed my help to create a media company.
He needed my help to “change the world”…
We were blown away by the spirit, tenacity, and resourcefulness of the Israeli people on that trip.
Andrew could be quite convincing, not to mention inspiring, and
I decided right there and then to “throw away” (my Mom’s phrase) a perfectly good, successful and safe career in order to start a “new media” company with Andrew Breitbart.
Andrew Breitbart told the Associated Press that he was “committed to the destruction of the old media guard.”
“the Huffington Post of the right” according to Breitbart News’s former executive chairman, Steve Bannon.
Breitbart News exclusively re-posted the Anthony Weiner sexting scandal, the resignation of Shirley Sherrod, and the ACORN 2009 undercover videos controversy.
investors include computer scientist and hedge fund CEO Robert Mercer.
Mercer was a major supporter and financier of Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign for president
and played a key role in the campaign to pull the United Kingdom out of the European Union.
Mercer grew up in New Mexico. bachelor’s degree in physics and mathematics from the University of New Mexico
Editors commented in 2015 that the site is a “private company and we don’t comment on who our investors or backers are.
Breitbart served as an editor for the Drudge Report website.
Breitbart was a researcher for Arianna Huffington,
Breitbart helped create the early version of the The Huffington Post, Breitbart was a close friend of Arianna
Huffington became a naturalized American citizen in 1990. She is Greek by birth
In 1971, Huffington appeared in an edition of Face the Music along with Bernard Levin. A relationship developed, of which she wrote, after his death: “He wasn’t just the big love of my life, he was a mentor as a writer and a role model as a thinker.” Huffington began writing books in the 1970s, with editorial help from Levin. The two traveled to music festivals around the world for the BBC.
At the age of 30, she remained deeply in love with him but longed to have children; Levin never wanted to marry or have children. Huffington concluded that she had to break away and moved to New York in 1980.
Henry Bernard Levin CBE was an English journalist, author and broadcaster, described by The Times as “the most famous journalist of his day”.
The son of a poor Jewish family in London, he won a scholarship to the independent school Christ’s Hospital and went on to the London School of Economics, graduating in 1952.
Levin developed Alzheimer’s disease, which eventually forced him to give up his regular column in 1997