Are the Times, Politico normalizing racism?
Frances Langum at Crooks & Liars makes the case:
The media refuses to call them Nazis.
"Heil the people! Heil victory," some shouted at an alt-right conference in Washington https://t.co/McMAo32r5B
— The New York Times (@nytimes) November 21, 2016
The alt-right, a movement associated with racism and anti-Semitism, celebrated Trump's election https://t.co/MFN75iLqe4 via @katieglueck
— POLITICO (@politico) November 21, 2016
Frances also cites this tweet of one journo not playing along with the narrative.
This is a chilling passage https://t.co/5DjXfuozdK pic.twitter.com/HgQewV8QXQ
— Mark Murray (@mmurraypolitics) November 21, 2016
“Alt-right”? How about a little truth for a change, say, “white supremacists” and/or “modern-day Nazis”?