Anti-Press Hatred Is Alive and Well in Kansas

Posted on AllSides August 15th, 2023
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of anti-press hatred is stalking the nation. The latest victim of this poisonous, anti-democratic virus is a small-town newspaper in Kansas. On Friday, local police, acting like the Gestapo, raided the office of the Marion County Record, as well as the home of its owner and publisher. They used a trumped-up search warrant approved by a compliant local judge to seize newsgathering equipment, including the computers and cellphones of reporters. The raid was so traumatic that the publisher’s 98-year-old mother, who was the newspaper’s co-owner, died on Saturday as a...

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