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Trump called journalists “THE ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE!” A Capital Gazette photographer had a powerful rebuttal.

By Washington Post

Joshua McKerrow responded to Trump's attack by eloquently remembering Wendi Winters, who was killed in the mass shooting, and critiquing the president's vitriol as attacks against journalists riseRead full story

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  • We depend on a free press to ensure our democracy “And if we die for it, someone else will pick up the threads, and report on the holiday decorations at the Governor’s house. Its what we do.”

  • Michael Andrews
    Michael AndrewsFounder & CEO at MPA Global

    I concur with Maryam and add “The only security of all is a free press. The force of public opinion cannot he resisted, when permitted freely to be expressed. The agitation it produces must be submitted to. It is necessary, to keep the waters pure.” Thomas Jefferson

  • John Commons
    John CommonsEditor and Writer at RCM News

    The media is undeniably biased against Trump. They attack him at every turn. They give airtime to every single negative snipet they can dig up. They give no airtime to any stories that can't be spun negative. They give no credit for his accomplishments. They call Trump deranged, crazy, racist, homophobic, xenophobic.. and they lump his supporters in with him. But when Trump calls them out for this then TRUMP is the aggressor? This article itself is a great example of negative Trump spin. Just look

    The media is undeniably biased against Trump. They attack him at every turn. They give airtime to every single negative snipet they can dig up. They give no airtime to any stories that can't be spun negative. They give no credit for his accomplishments. They call Trump deranged, crazy, racist, homophobic, xenophobic.. and they lump his supporters in with him. But when Trump calls them out for this then TRUMP is the aggressor? This article itself is a great example of negative Trump spin. Just look at the title, "Trump Calls Journalists the Enemy of the People". No.. no the hell he did not. This is flat out bullshit Tim and you know it. Trump's phrase "enemy of the people" was NOT USED TO ATTACK JOURNALISTS. It was used to attack FAKE NEWS. There is a significant difference. Fake news from either side, conservative or liberal represents a danger to our republic as it can influence voters and elections, it can shape our national culture and shift the direction of our country. The author of this article makes this article itself fake news by saying Trump attacked journalist as enemies of the people, he did NOT. That is not what Trump said, it is not what he meant. Tim Elfrink YOU know this. If you professional journalists want the rest of America to take you seriously and respect your work, then maybe you should work harder at presenting facts and stop using your platforms to spew hate, spin and misinformation because of your own personal feelings towards Trump. There are a large number of us that can see right through you. Perhaps that's why some polls show media approval ratings being lower than even congress?

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