Conceding Trump's 1st Amendment right to abuse, demean or even noxiously slam the media as "enemies of the people" but fiercely rejecting his right to use the power of government to "punish and stifle" it, PEN America, representing thousands of writers, is suing him in federal court. The suit seeks to stop any move to "retaliate or threaten reprisals" against news coverage he dislikes - the sort of thing wannabe dictator Trump has repeatedly engaged in, and that the courts have found illegal.
"It's a weapon—like selling a pistol. The thing is that in this industry people think about the technological challenges, not about the implications."
"Trump is a psychopath. With a lot of followers."
"They've shackled grandmothers, used attack dogs on people, lied, stole, bribed...
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