Opinion | Pompeo Called Me a ‘Liar.’ That’s Not What Bothers Me. – The New York Times

The latest grifter attempting to divert attention from the shit-show trying to stay in power picked on the wrong person. Mary Louis Kelly’s answer to pompous Pompeo is both elegant and a mini civics lesson.

There is a reason that freedom of the press is enshrined in the Constitution. There is a reason it matters that people in positions of power — people charged with steering the foreign policy of entire nations — be held to account. The stakes are too high for their impulses and decisions not to be examined in as thoughtful and rigorous an interview as is possible.

Source: Opinion | Pompeo Called Me a ‘Liar.’ That’s Not What Bothers Me. – The New York Times

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