Let reporters report
Posted: August 28, 2014 at 3:30 a.m.
Last week, President Obama offered some lofty words about journalism and democracy. Commenting on the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., he declared, "Here, in the United States of America, police should not be bullying or arresting journalists who are just trying to do their jobs and report to the American people on what they see on the ground."
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