Feature - Women in the White House Press Corps
During these first weeks of the Trump presidency, while Americans have gone to the streets and internet to express opposition, the news media itself has taken on an important role in the national dialogue concerning truth and press freedom. The terms “fake news” and “alternative facts” have become common expressions ever since inauguration day. The new administration’s approach to the press has been highly controversial, with reporters constantly struggling to gather information from a White House which views them as “the enemy.”
The President’s attacks on the press has emboldened reporters, especially...