I don’t agree with Jeff Flake on much but he sure got this right. The free press is the despot’s enemy, which makes the free press the guardian of democracy. When a figure in power reflexively calls any press that doesn’t suit him “fake news,” it is that person who should be the figure of […]
Journalists play a major role in the promotion and protection of democracy and our unalienable rights, and they must be able to do their jobs freely. Only truth and transparency can guarantee freedom.” Source: Mr. President, stop attacking the press – The Washington Post
We have entered dark times for our public lands, it is time to raise our voices again.
“You have attracted people who are determined that ideology is more important than facts.” — Ted Koppel, CBS’ “Sunday Morning” March 26, 2017 http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ted-koppel-tells-sean-hannity-he-is-bad-for-america/
The anger from the White House is understandable, the response is not.