CNN Panelist: Trump Taught Non-Partisan Media It Doesn’t Need To Be Fair

‘Trump presented an enormous challenge for the non-partisan press in how do you cover someone who doesn’t — that violates the traditional norms’

Reporter on CNN: Trump Taught Non-Partisan Media It Doesn’t Need to be Fair (Washington Free Beacon)

LIZZA: "My take away in this election is a little bit about us in the media. Trump presented an enormous challenge for the non-partisan press in how do you cover someone who doesn't -- that violates the traditional norms, that says some things that weren't true, that had authoritarian impulses, that had anti-First amendment impulses. I think all of us as reporters who were trained to be fair to both sides and fairness meant on the one hand on the other hand -- learned in real time that that's not how you cover politics when someone like Trump comes along and that's something we all need to reflect on long after the election is over."

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