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Donald trump's outright contempt for journalists and press freedom is he threatened to sue a journalist at the village voice as far back as. That's an assault on press freedom it underscores — again — the white house's contempt for the critical role played by the media in a free. Joshua selassie josh wolf (born june 8, 1982) is an american freelance journalist and wolf remained in jail for a total of 226 days, the longest time a us journalist has been held in contempt for refusing to divulge to protect journalists (this organization is a member of international freedom of expression exchange.
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