The journalistic convention is going to kill us all, if it cannot respond to White House willingness to use demagoguery, falsehood, conspiracy theory, and demonization to overtop the "free" press and rewrite the premises those conventions are based on.
No one seems surprised.
A newly-obtained FBI report names the QAnon and Pizzagate conspiracy theorists specifically as national security threats, but Donald Trump continues to welcome them to his rallies.
Senator Dick Durbin drilled down on the various definitions of domestic terrorism and why the FBI changed the definition of "white nationalism" to something more benign during an FBI oversight hearing.
For the better part of two decades, Americans have generally ignored their quietly mounting problem of homegrown domestic terrorism committed by white far-right extremists
Key Democratic Senators are making the demand, but you will not hear the words "extreme right-wing terrorist" uttered by anyone
The pattern is frighteningly familiar: A white man, radicalized online at alt-right media websites and through social media into hateful white nationalist beliefs walks into a mass gathering of his selected targets and opens fire.
Christopher Hasson, Coast Guard Lieutenant and avowed white nationalist was arrested for planning a domestic terrorist attack on a massive scale. He also targeted cable news journalists on a hit list he kept.
Avowed white nationalist Christopher Hasson was arrested last week with many guns, thousands of rounds of ammunition, a hit list, and hopes to carry out a mass killing on a scale that even shocked the FBI.
NBC invites on right wing flame thrower Erick Erickson on this Sunday's Meet the Press to opine over the loss of civility and violent rhetoric in our politics while attempting to immunize Trump.
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