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The reason the media tries to cancel Joe Rogan

The reason the media tries to cancel Joe Rogan

New Yorker magazine worried Substack would hurt the mainstream media’s ability to “hold powerful people and institutions to account,” a curious claim given the “Oooh, President Biden is eating butter pecan ice cream” coverage of the current commander in chief.County sheriff: The new indoor mask mandate isn't backed by science and we won't enforce it 6 Texas Democrats beg Biden to meet with fleebaggers as Manchin heads to Texas 7 Philadelphia's electric bus fleet has disappearedIt’s why Substack, an emerging platform that allows free-thinking reporters like Bari Weiss and Glenn Greenwald to share their work sans traditional filters (and get paid big bucks), is similarly under fire from old-school media voices.Columbia Journalism Review attacked Substack, in part, for promoting white male voices above others, even though the platform is open to all who command robust social media followings.

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