Dhrump is doing his best to muzzle the Free Press and any Americans who disagree with him.
Southern Poverty Law Center president Richard Cohen has written a most lucid analysis of the new President’s actions to muzzle free speech and create an alternative reality–or as many of us would recognize, a point of view based on propaganda and “alternative facts.”
“The chief strategist in the White House, a man who rallied a growing white nationalist movement behind Donald Trump, is now telling the news media to ‘keep its mouth shut and just listen for a while.’ […]
This is what dictators, tyrants and totalitarian governments do.
To maintain their propaganda, they must muzzle the institutions that reveal the facts, the objective information that informs policy decisions. Without this information, a democracy simply cannot function.
Without a vigilant press and without the free flow of government information, Trump can…
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