Republicans Still Playing the False Equivalency Game

Sen. Ben Sasse. (R. Neb.) (Gage Skidmore/Wikipedia)

I just can’t with Republicans. Even if they’re writing an article with salient points, they throw in a phrase that makes no sense. And that’s when I stop reading and refuse to share it. I read an Atlantic piece by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.,) who was decrying the growth of fake news and disinformation. It was all good until he claimed MSNBC and CNN were the mirror version of FOX News.

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Manny Otiko

Manny Otiko

Manny Otiko writes about race, politics and sports. He has been published in Salon and LA Weekly. Follow him on Twitter @mannyotiko.