News

Gov't Prof. Discusses Attacks on Press in Philly 'Inquirer'

Calvin (Fred) Exoo, Charles D., Sarah & John D. Munsil Professor of Government, wrote in an opinion piece that was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer that President Trump's criticism of the press violates the nation's founding principles.

Exoo argued that calling the press "the enemy of the people" and using the phrase "fake news" from his position can move popular opinion to view the press unfavorably.

Read the full article