They employee all liberals as far as I can tell. The unedited version gave more context, but that's all. He called the tea party racists, he said there weren't enough elites. He's an arrogant bastard who probably didn't deserve to be let go.
However, these days there is no need for goverment funded radio or TV. Plus, we can't afford every little pet project anymore. Let Soros up his contributions. NPR and PBS will be fine.