What The Media’s Hatred of President Trump Is Actually Doing

The media’s hatred has become so consuming that they have just about destroyed the Fourth Estate. In this article, you will understand why the warped coverage has led to them being called the media wing of the ‘resistance.’ Do you know how the public views the media now? Have you seen how low the confidence factor has fallen in the past three years? The latest low water mark was last Thursday when over 300 media outlets colluded to attack the President. Does the media have an agenda? What will happen if the media continues down this road of destruction?

As Written and Reported by Michael Goodwin for the New York Post:

This month marks the two-year anniversary of one of the most important articles ever written on journalism. On Aug. 7, 2016, after Donald Trump formally secured the Republican nomination and the general election campaign was under way, New York Times media columnist James Rutenberg began with a question:

Trending: Trump won? How did this analyst come to that conclusion?

“If you’re a working journalist and you believe that Donald J. Trump is a demagogue playing to the nation’s worst racist and nationalistic tendencies, that he cozies up to anti-American dictators and that he would be dangerous with control of the United States nuclear codes, how the heck are you supposed to cover him?”

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Under the Times’ traditional standards, the right answer is that you wouldn’t be allowed to cover any candidate you were so biased against. But that’s not the answer Rutenberg gave.

Instead, quoting an editor who called Hillary Clinton “normal” and Trump “abnormal,” Rutenberg suggested “normal standards” didn’t apply. He admitted that “balance has been on vacation” since Trump began to campaign and ended by declaring that it is “journalism’s job to be true……


The media’s hatred of Trump is only hurting itself


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