which would end up hurting mainstream news media outlets
In Refusing To Defend Assange, Mainstream Media Exposes Its True Nature
Caitlin Johnstone

It would essentially give ammunition to the Trump Administration’s criticism of the press, and the real-time revocation of credentials of news organizations on a national scale, likely starting with CNN.

While I believe the fourth estate has failed America at large, it isn’t for the reasons Trump espouses. I just feel that they are being more subjective and are twisting narratives to promote a particular worldview.

Instead of allowing viewers to form their own opinions about things, our views are established for us, as if we’re too stupid to do so for ourselves.