Trump doesn’t slam the press for his own amusement. Trump loves the media like few, if any, presidents ever have. His real enemy is the truth.
"Four hostile newspapers," as Napoleon once said, "are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets."
WashPost Makes History: First Paper to Call for Prosecution of Its Own Source (After Accepting Pulitzer)
The editors are literally calling for the criminal prosecution of one of the most important sources in their own newspaper’s history. That is warped beyond anything that can be described.
As usual when someone commits a real act of journalism aimed at the most powerful in the U.S., those leading the charge against him are other journalists.
The government's effort to force Risen to reveal a source is one of the most significant press freedom cases in decades.
This administration has an atrocious record for prosecuting whistleblowers. Can it really get away with jailing the reporters who talk to them, too?