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Breitbart News Network
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Teep o steid
Politics
News an opinion
Available in Inglis
Awner Breitbart News Network, LLC[1]
Creautit bi Andrew Breitbart
Eeditor Alexander Marlow[2]
CEO Larry Solov
Wabsteid www.breitbart.com
Alexa rank Increase 235
(Global February 2017)[3]
Increase 34
(US February 2017)[3]
Commercial Yes
Registration Optional (required tae comment)
Launched 2007 (as Breitbart.tv)
Current status Active

Breitbart News Network (kent commonly as Breitbart News, Breitbart or Breitbart.com) is a far-richt[lower-alpha 1] American news, opinion an commentary[10][11] wabsteid foondit in 2007 bi conservative commentator an entrepreneur Andrew Breitbart. Breitbart News is kent tae periodically publish falsehuids an conspiracy theories,[lower-alpha 2] as well as intentionally misleadin stories.[20]

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  1. "Breitbart News Network, LLC: Private Company Information - Businessweek". 
  2. Byers, Dylan (October 17, 2013). "Breitbart News shakes up masthead". Politico. Retrieved August 17, 2015. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Breitbart.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved February 6, 2017. 
  4. Weigel, David (November 14, 2016). "Is Trump's new chief strategist a racist? Critics say so". Washington Post. Retrieved December 3, 2016. 
  5. Gidda, Mirren (November 16, 2016). "President Barack Obama Warns Against 'Us and Them' Nationalism". Newsweek. Retrieved December 3, 2016. 
  6. Murphy, Dan (June 20, 2015). "Beyond Rhodesia, Dylann Roof's manifesto and the website that radicalized him". Christian Science Monitor. Retrieved December 3, 2016. 
  7. "Donald Trump's Cabinet picks, so far". Associated Press. November 19, 2016. Retrieved December 3, 2016. 
  8. "AppNexus bans Breitbart from ad exchange, citing hate speech". The Japan Times. November 24, 2016. Retrieved December 3, 2016. 
  9. McGeough, Paul (November 19, 2016). "Make America hate again: how Donald Trump's victory has emboldened bigotry". Sydney morning Herald. Retrieved December 3, 2016. 
  10. Abbruzzese, Jason (March 15, 2016). "Breitbart staffers quit over the news site's 'party-line Trump propaganda'". Mashable. Retrieved November 11, 2016. 
  11. "Is Breitbart.com Becoming the Media Arm of the 'Alt-Right'?". Southern Poverty Law Center. Retrieved November 11, 2016. 
  12. Jessica Roy (November 14, 2016). "What is the alt-right? A refresher course on Steve Bannon's fringe brand of conservatism". Los Angeles Times (in Inglis). ISSN 0458-3035. Under Bannon's leadership, Breitbart published ... articles regurgitating conspiracy theories about Hillary Clinton and her staff. 
  13. Goldstein, Joseph (November 21, 2016). "Alt-Right Gathering Exults in Trump Election With Nazi-Era Salute". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Mr. Bannon was the chief executive of Breitbart, an online news organization that has fed the lie that Mr. Obama is a Kenyan-born Muslim. 
  14. Ken Thomas, Catherine Lucey & Julie Pace (November 17, 2016). "Trump picks national security adviser". Associated Press. Bannon's news website has peddled conspiracy theories 
  15. Lori Robertson (June 16, 2016). "Trump's ISIS Conspiracy Theory". FactCheck.org (in Inglis). Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. Donald Trump said a report on a conservative news site proved he was 'right' in suggesting President Obama supported terrorists. It doesn't. ... It’s the kind of claim that we'd debunk in an article on viral conspiracy theories. 
  16. Louis Jacobson (June 15, 2017). "Donald Trump suggests Barack Obama supported ISIS, but that's a conspiracy theory". PolitiFact (in Inglis). 
  17. Benjy Sarlin (November 14, 2016). "Analysis: Breitbart's Steve Bannon leads the 'alt right' to the White House" (in Inglis). NBC News. [A] major question moving forward will be how the Breitbart wing gets along with more traditional Republican leaders uncomfortable with its emphasis on race-baiting headlines and conspiracy theories. 
  18. Gregory Krieg (August 22, 2016). "The new birthers: Debunking the Hillary Clinton health conspiracy". CNN. Breitbart News ... has also been among the most consistent and highly trafficked peddlers of the conspiracy theories surrounding Clinton's health. 
  19. Robert Farley (November 14, 2013). "The Keg Stand Obamacare Ads". FactCheck.org (in Inglis). Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. A story on the conservative website Breitbart.com also claimed it was a 'taxpayer-funded' campaign. But the ads are not taxpayer-funded. 
  20. Viveca Novak (July 21, 2010). "Shirley Sherrod's Contextual Nightmare". FactCheck.org (in Inglis). Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. We’ve posted no shortage of pieces on political attacks that leave context on the cutting room floor to give the public a misleading impression. ... The latest victim of the missing context trick is U.S. Department of Agriculture employee Shirley Sherrod. ... a clip of several minutes of her roughly 45-minute speech surfaced on conservative Andrew Breitbart's website, where he labeled her remarks 'racist' and proof of “bigotry” on the part of the NAACP. ... It quickly became clear that the climax, not to mention the moral, of Sherrod's tale had been edited out of the version Breitbart posted.