Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Reporting? Liberal Media Have Much More in Mind Than That
Major media organizations openly assert that they get to define what is and isn't offensive in America today. That's just the beginning of the problem.
The mainstream media have stepped up their complaints about President Trump amid pious howls mostly about the First Amendment. The issue, however, has nothing to do with that. It's that these organizations are openly asserting a right to define, control and impose their world-view on us. That's the real problem. To start, they are defining what is and isn't offensive in America today, claiming they can make those designations even while admitting they don't have all the facts, and that you, the reader, deserve to lose your job if you fall outside of the rigid box they construct. There are numerous recent examples.
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