Freedom of the press is an important protection, but does not extend to the media deliberately lying and defaming to make a political point. That CNN settled the lawsuit with a young man it inaccurately maligned is an important precedent. It shows the media’s anti-pro life bias, but also that justice can prevail and reminds us that we must watch the watch dogs to ensure our rights to truth, free speech and assembly remain protected.
3/15: Since Sandmann would not be considered a “public figure” under applicable Supreme Court precedent, he doesn’t have to prove that CNN knew the statements were false, just that they were false.
3/4: Does Sandmann have any chance of winning? The short answer is “yes.”
Establishment media elites at the Washington Post recently attacked Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a full-length editorial piece disguised as a news report.
On campus and in the newsroom, insanity knows no bounds.
On the question of vulnerabilities on our election system, Trump is bringing much needed attention to the issue.
Truth is judged based on your political views. Credibility follows if you are politically correct.
Washington’s socialist bunch would punish firms seeking low taxes.