The Rise of Donald Trump: When the Media Flirts with White Supremacy

Forfeiting journalistic and social morality, news outlets have turned their frantic coverage of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign into a poisonous fetish, and contributed to the progress of the most distasteful kind clickbait–Trump’s narratives of white supremacy. Take, for example, chairman of CBS, Les Moonves, speaking on ad revenue generated from Trump’s presidential campaign: “It may not be good for America, but it’s damn good for CBS”… “I’ve never seen anything like this, and this going to be a very good year for us. Sorry, It’s a terrible thing to say. But, bring it on, Donald. Keep going.” “I’m not taking…