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Selected public threats made to reporters and media organizations by U.S. politicians and other public figures, which can have a chilling effect on journalism.
Contributor Stephanie Sugars, who created that database with the Committee to Protect Journalists and manages its ongoing accounting, explored rhetoric from the first two years of Trump’s presidency in a blog post.
As the president continues to communicate through Twitter, this live database offers a continued tracking.