U.S. Will Have a ‘Charlie Hebdo Situation’ Because of Trump’s Attacks on Media

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August 7, 2018

An MSNBC contributor and college professor said Monday that the United States will experience a “Charlie Hebdo situation” because of President Donald Trump’s attacks on the media.

Jason Johnson, a tenured journalism professor at Morgan State University and politics editor at The Root magazine, accused Trump of inciting violence against journalists and predicted his words will lead to a physical attack on the media.

“We’re going to have a Charlie Hebdo situation here, without question,” Johnson said, speaking to MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle and fellow network guest Bret Stephens, a New York Times columnist. “It is going to happen because of the behavior of this president.”

“Please don’t let that be true,” Ruhle responded.

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This article was posted: Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 8:44 am






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