Tag Archives: journalism

Oxymoron alert: “I love the First Amendment; nobody loves it better than me”

[H]ere’s the truth: The press is not the opposition party. The media is not the enemy of the American people. Negative stories are not fake news. And when Trump keeps… Read more »

Democracy Dies in Darkness: Welcome to Donald Trump’s Brave New World Order

In an era in which the U.S. president refers to the media as “the enemy of the American People,” The Washington Post is reinforcing its mission statement to remind its… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: “They are very smart, they are very cunning, they are very dishonest….”

OXON HILL, Md. — President Trump intensified his slashing attack on the news media during an appearance before the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, reiterating his charge that “fake… Read more »

Pray for Breitbart (or not): Karma comes home to roost

Here’s Why The World’s Biggest Brands Are Blacklisting Breitbarthttps://t.co/JzkGG6amid pic.twitter.com/Qjoc5irzPP — BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) February 21, 2017 BuzzFeed News has obtained an internal email from the Australian arm of Omnicom’s… Read more »

If Donald Trump wants to see an enemy of the American people, he should look into a mirror

The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 17, 2017… Read more »

“What does he means when he says words?”

Once upon a time, we lived in a world in which Presidents at least made a pretense of operating in the realm of reality. It’s certainly true that Presidents- like… Read more »

“It’s not every day that a U.S. president calls journalists ‘among the most dishonest human beings on earth’”

Reuters orders reporters to cover Trump like an authoritarian regime: Expect ‘physical threats’ https://t.co/TNqoUMx2W1 pic.twitter.com/nGXpgQuBlP — Raw Story (@RawStory) February 1, 2017 The Reuters news agency this week recognized the… Read more »