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Happy Independence Day! from the Daily News

In today’s lead editorial, “Freedom and the Press,” the editors bodyslam Trump’s recent, uh, performances as attacks on, for one, the Daily News. We get the message loud and clear: the present President has a beef with us. It continues… … Continue reading

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Is America today like Nazi Germany in the 1930s?

In many ways, yes. Here’s an American historian’s view, as reprinted by MediaMatters: In an interview with German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, Yale University history professor Timothy Snyder said the threat posed by President Donald Trump means “we have at most … Continue reading

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The First Amendment is under Trump attack

The six journalists charged with felony rioting were among 230 people detained in the anti-Trump demonstrations. Source: Felony Charges for Journalists Arrested at Inauguration Protests Raise Fears for Press Freedom – The New York Times At least six journalists were … Continue reading

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