Journalists shape our view of the world. But the press has become partisan, circulating noble lies. Bowman gives a diagnosis: bad news for journalism & us.
Some control of America's information flow - the news, the stories that shape our imagination - is necessary for any political reform to succeed. Today it is owned by liberals, a hindrance for progressives and a foe of populists.
It has lurid tales about Trump's incapacity as president. It is rich with lessons about Woodward, about journalism, and us.
This note by FAIR gives an example of how journalists act as a pack, using language to manipulate us.
We have taken what I have long said is the first step on the road to political reform in America. It is the easiest step. Those that follow are more difficult.