Rodrigo Duterte

What despots hear when Trump calls the press the "enemy of the people"

What despots hear when Trump calls the press the 'enemy of the people'

Supporters of President Donald Trump will doubtless believe his side of the story about what happened when he met earlier this month with New York Times Publisher A.G. Sulzberger and Times Editorial Page Editor James Bennet. But whether it was a chance for them to discuss “fake news” by the “failing New York Times” or, as Mr. Sulzberger contends, a venue for the paper to raise concerns about the president’s attack on journalism more broadly, one point the Times publisher made on Sunday is beyond dispute. When the supposed leader of the free world routinely labels journalists...

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