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Zurawik: White House action against CNN reporter outrageous on so many levels

Zurawik: White House action against CNN reporter outrageous on so many levels

I cannot let this work week end without voicing outrage over CNN correspondent Kaitlan Collins being barred from a White House press event Wednesday.

The more I think about it, the angrier I get on multiple levels — especially her being called to the office of Bill Shine, deputy chief of staff for communications, for what sounds like a principal disciplining an unruly student.

Think of it: Shine, who sat near the top of the one of the sickest, most predatory and abusive cultures in the history of media while a senior manager and deputy to Roger Ailes at Fox News, is telling a top-tier journalist who was righteously doing her job that she behaved inappropriately and is going to...

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