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Fake News and Fascists: The Paranoid Style in American Journalism: Blogger Anthony Senatore does som…

Fake News and Fascists: The Paranoid Style in American Journalism: Blogger Anthony Senatore does some historical review of interest. Hofstadter offered evidence that paranoia was not the exclusive domain of politics and conservatives in his claim that a paranoid style was often a component of the left-wing press. The history of journalism as seen through […]
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