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Assault On Press, Assaults Us All

May 30, 2017

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You may call this surprising, but I don’t, that a reporter was assaulted by a political candidate. Truth is, it is not surprising at all in today’s world. For those who hadn’t heard: Greg Gianforte, a Montana Republican who was running for Congress, and who was elected the following day, was charged with misdemeanor assault […]

Newspapers Important to Democracy

January 3, 2017

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We must respond to president-elect Donald Trump’s attacks on mainstream newspapers, and his dislike of press conferences because he does not like to be questioned.  However, he conveys his messages on Twitter. Newspapers have an ability to check facts that social media does not. In my view, newspapers, and all the mainstream media, have an […]