S.E. Cupp's 'View': 'Discipline Was Necessary' Against CNN and NBC Reporters With Anti-Israel Bias


<p><em>More in the <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/kyle-drennen/2014/07/22/se-cupps-view-disc…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the MRC's NewsBusters blog. </em></p><p>Appearing as a guest on ABC's <em>The View</em> on Monday, CNN <em>Crossfire</em> co-host S.E. Cupp – who is reportedly <a href="http://www.politico.com/blogs/media/2014/07/se-cupp-in-talks-with-the-v…; target="_blank">in talks to join the daytime talk show</a> – told the hosts it was justified for <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/laura-flint/2014/07/18/cnn-reassigns-repor…; target="_blank">CNN correspondent Diana Magnay</a> and <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/scott-whitlock/2014/07/17/nbc-reporter-sar…; target="_blank">NBC correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin</a> to be removed from reporting in the Gaza Strip after both expressed Anti-Israel bias.&nbsp;&nbsp; <br /><br />After Cupp noted the social media comments made by Magnay and Mohyeldin, she observed: <strong>"Look, you're a reporter and your job, no matter how passionate you are about this issue, everyone has strong feelings, your job is to be objective." </strong>Co-host Jenny McCarthy asked: "So do you think it's okay for them to lose their job?" Cupp replied: <strong>"You know, discipline was necessary.</strong> Yeah, it was."</p>

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