Felony Charges Brought Against Six Journalists

Fascism? What else do you call this? Six journalists–journalists–reporting on the inaugural protests have been roped into the felony charges brought against some of the property damaging protesters themselves. This should be extremely alarming for anybody who cares about the First Amendment. I would bring this right to the top of the post-inaugural “Holy Shit! It Really Can Happen Here!” pile.

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The six journalists charged with felony rioting were among 230 people detained in the anti-Trump demonstrations.
NYTIMES.COM|BY JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH

About Santi Tafarella

I teach writing and literature at Antelope Valley College in California.
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2 Responses to Felony Charges Brought Against Six Journalists

  1. Andrew Clunn says:

    Please don’t use Facebook links. Get the address of the thing it was pointing to. Some of us are off Facebook and make a point not to let it track us.

    • Santi Tafarella says:

      Sorry Andrew, I didn’t know it jumped over to Facebook on the link, and not the New York Times. Thanks for the heads-up.

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