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It’s not exactly breaking news that most journalists lean left. Media, bias grew out of the 1960s social revolution. Fueled by civil rights and anti-Vietnam War movements, media jumped on the anti-authority bandwagon. After Watergate, “All the President’s Men” motivated journalists to be the next Woodward and Bernstein, find a Deep Throat, and bring down a president especially a Republican president. That’s because liberalism is baked into the journalism cake.
I am completely offended by this clip ( i.e:Trump Beating up CNN Logo) but I also think it kinda ironic cause I believe that this clip or one similar to it is part of a documentary which came out last week called "nobody speak" which is about the threat to the free press, but when we get distracted by this and we get too emotional and get our eye off our job then we aren't serving our audence either. I worry that the way you guys are yelling at eachother nobody's listening.
Even if his boss is tied up with the fallout over his tweeting, Tillerson's head needs to be here, big time. As it was for Sykes, Picot and Balfour, this is a time for bold ambition, not to draw new lines, but to deftly manage the erasure of old ones. This is no time for US to be eying ISIS's demise in Raqqa and thinking of leaving the battlefield. No time for Trump to be anything other than laser-focused on US's future interests.
My dear sister: If the political price of your ascension to the highest office in Myanmar is your silence, the price is surely too steep. A country that is not at peace with itself, that fails to acknowledge and protect the dignity and worth of all its people, is not a free country. —