March 19, 2016 at 12:05PM on Facebook

“This abdication of the journalistic duty inevitably engendered by corporate ‘neutrality’ rules is not new. We saw it repeatedly during the Bush years, when most large media outlets suppressed journalistic criticism of things like torture and grotesque war crimes carried out by the U.S. as part of the war on terror, and even *changed their language* by adopting government euphemisms to obscure what was being done.”
The Rise of Trump Shows the Danger and Sham of Compelled Journalistic “Neutrality”