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Dianne Feinstein: Only “Real Reporters” should get Shield Law Protection

That paragon protector of civil liberties, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-California) is at it again. This time she’s filed an amendment to a federal media shield law saying that only “real reporters” should be protected.  How does she define a “real reporter”?  TechDirt.com has the answer. But onto the “who’s really a journalist” argument. Some elected officials feel the language…

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Breitbart’s Legacy? An Army of Citizen Journalists Taking on the Ruling Class

Yesterday the Boston Herald called to ask my take on Andrew Breitbart’s passing.  If you have not yet read the article, here is my take. “His lasting legacy is the empowerment of an army of conservative citizen journalists who will expose corruption and hold the ruling class accountable,” said Rob Eno of the conservative blog Red Mass Group. “Every conservative…

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