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Liberal Economist Paul Krugman Accuses Media Of Having A Pro-Trump Bias

The media attacks Donald Trump constantly, but that’s apparently not good enough for liberal economist Paul Krugman who believes the media is too pro-Trump. He made the claim in a recent series of tweets.

The Washington Examiner reports:

Paul Krugman accuses media of ‘pro-Trump bias’

Economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman said the news media’s tendency to strike balance when covering President Trump is injecting a “pro-Trump bias” in their reporting.

Krugman wrote in a series of Twitter posts that reporters would be more accurate in their White House coverage if they didn’t “pretend to take it seriously” when Trump does something controversial.

“It’s normal to feel that people you disagree with politically are offering bad solutions to our problems,” he wrote […]

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