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CommonDreams – ‘Worse Than Nixon” : Outrage Grows Over Obama Assault On Press – 22 May 2013

common-dreamsRevelations about the targeting of whistleblowers, journalists and news agencies exposes president to increasing scorn

– Jon Queally, staff writer

Saying the Obama administration “has gone overboard in its zeal to find and muzzle insiders,” the New York Times editorial board on Wednesday added its voice to the growing chorus of media outlets, journalists, and First Amendment advocates who say the White House is engaged in an assault on press freedom and investigative journalism itself. Continue reading