A hellscape awaits journalists covering Trump

‘So, we can expect President Trump to lie to the media, manipulate reality and go after those who upset the notion that adulation is his birthright.

After last week’s news conference, Russian journalist Alexey Kovalev wrote “A message to my doomed colleagues in the American media .” He warned: “This man owns you. He understands perfectly well that he is the news. You can’t ignore him. You’re always playing by his rules — which he can change at any time without any notice.” …

Journalists are in for the fight of their lives. And they are going to have to be better than ever before, just to do their jobs…’

Source: Margaret Sullivan, The Washington Post