Bari Weiss, a former editor at The New York Times, once wrote that despite the mainstream media’s attempt to gaslight millions of politically independent Americans, they know the narrative to be untrue and feel the world has gone mad.
In an interview with CNN’s Brian Stelter, she says the problem lies with mainstream institutions, such as the media, who engage in a form of internal censorship. “It would be delusional to claim otherwise, that touching your finger to an increasing number of subjects that have been deemed third rail by the mainstream institutions and, increasingly by some of the tech companies, would lead to reputational damage.”
Kari Lake, former TV news journalist in Phoenix, tells PragerU she sees the problem as manipulation by the media, whether intentional or not. She adds it’s gotten to the point where the media now labels fair journalism “right wing.” Here’s more of the story from PragerU.