Donald Trump Accused the Press of Being Nasty, Mean, Vicious, and Fake

Type: Anti-Media AttacksJan 26 2018 Severity:
Targeted: Independent Media
Donald Trump was loudly booed by foreign journalists when he accused the independent media of being nasty, mean, vicious, and fake during a press gathering at the World Davos Economic Forum in Switzerland. Trump was lamenting how becoming a politician changed the way the press treated him when he made the claim.

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Quote | He was loudly booed by members of the audience when he made the remarks.

“It wasn’t until I became a politician that I realized how nasty, how mean, how vicious and how fake the press can be ? as the cameras start going off in the back,” Trump said.

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