With their extensive knowledge of history, top politicians like Beto O'Rourke and titans of punditry such as Joe Scarborough, Donny Deutsch, and Christiane Amanpour concluded President Donald Trump was like Nazi leader and Holocaust perpetrator Adolf Hitler.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) snapped at a reporter this week for asking questions about allegations of corruption surrounding Joe and Hunter Biden, part of a long pattern of Pelosi treating press members with open hostility.
Neera Tanden, a Democratic Party thought leader who once praised the "moral compunction" of the Chinese government, holds some pretty odious political views. When it comes to the American media, however, she is dead right.
As the professional journalists in the mainstream media are constantly reminding us, criticizing the media is akin to condoning violence against a vulnerable class of hardworking Americans who desire nothing more than to pursue the Truth and sell books about the perils of being a journalist. An attack on the media is an attack on democracy itself.