An editorial titled "A Free Press Needs You" is published in The New York Times, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in New York. Newspapers from Maine to Hawaii pushed back against President Donald Trump's attacks on "fake news" Thursday with a coordinated series of editorials speaking up for a free and vigorous press. The Boston Globe, which set the campaign in motion by urging the unified voice, had estimated that some 350 newspapers would participate.
Photo: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan
Photo: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan

‘Media’s standing is self-inflicted,’ the right says

From Washington Times: “Solidarity in the trench.”

2. Trump and the Press Must Practice Mutual Respect

From Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: “What the president really means, perhaps, is that the current press in the U.S., often, is his enemy.”

3. The Damage to the Media's Standing Is Self-Inflicted

From Detroit News: “Media must look to itself to restore trust.”

We’re living in ‘a Trumpian reality show,’ the left says

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