By Liberty Report Staff
Today President Trump asked why the Senate Intelligence Committee isn't looking into the fake news mainstream media in America.
While it's certainly reasonable to sympathize with the spirit of the question, it's preposterous for government to concern itself with the dissemination of any news, whether from foreign or domestic sources.
Government is not there to shelter Americans from ideas that it disagrees with. Its job is not to isolate Americans and tell them what is fake news and what is not.
Much of what government says is a lie.
Look at the never-ending wars and the lies that were used to get into them. And that's just the deadly tip of the iceberg when it comes to government lies.
And government is supposed to investigate and tell us what qualifies as "fake news"?
Daniel McAdams discusses below: