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Has President Trump Called The Media The Enemy Of The People? #FakeNews | Fact Check | #FactCheck

Fact Check | False | #FactCheck | The Recreational Writer | RecreationalWriter.com
Fact Check | False | #FactCheck | The Recreational Writer | RecreationalWriter.com

The news media labeled a series of tweets by President Trump as saying the the press was the “enemy of the people.”

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Fake News Does Exist, and is Frighteningly More Common Than You Think | The Recreational Writer | RecreationalWriter.com

Fake News Does Exist, and is Frighteningly More Common Than You Think | The Recreational Writer | RecreationalWriter.com

There is no doubt that is recent days, weeks, months and even a year or more, you have been hammered with the term “fake news.” Conservatives use the term to describe pretty much anything “main stream media.” Liberals use it to deem conservatives as “disillusioned.” Interestingly, there is this article talking to an extent about it. Newsweek proclaimed that “right-wingers” shared the most “fake news.” (to note, they offered no evidence for, or contrary to that aside from “an Oxford study.”) Zach Beauchamp pens an interesting article of Vox.com however, telling of the liberal buy-in to “fake news.” Regardless of the spectrum that you have heard it thrown around, in this day and age of technology, and getting the latest story out before anyone else (in the case of the media) or being the first to say/think it (in the case of social medial such as Twitter and Facebook), the reality is, it does exists, and it is frighteningly more common than you think.

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Media Bias? | The Recreational Writer

Media Bias? CNN | The Recreational Writer

So, in reading today about the Amtrak train crash that killed one person, and critically injured at least one other, and injured others, I read of Congressmen (GOP) coming to the aid of the injured. Providing CPR to at least one of the victims. I read of a Congressman that is a Veteran, a former Medic, that not only was helping at this tragedy, but, also helped save another Congressman’s life when he was shot on a softball field by a Democrat sympathizer. (https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/politics/arizona/2017/06/14/sen-jeff-flake-unhurt-congressional-baseball-shooting/395651001/) Here he was, among other Congressmen (some were Physician’s before being Congressmen) saving, or attempting to, save lives. Possibly the life/lives of a complete stranger (details are not yet clear on who was treated by the Congressmen that helped.)

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