Via Free Beacon.
Newsweek ran a story Tuesday suggesting that President Donald Trump’s habit of blocking people on Twitter is comparable to the blackout of entire sites instituted by Iran earlier this week.
The Associated Press reported Tuesday that the Trump administration has upped diplomatic pressure on Iran, demanding the regime stop blocking access to social media sites like Twitter and Instagram that were being used by protesters to organize demonstrations….
But Newsweek cast the demand as hypocritical, complaining that “Trump, Who Blocks Americans on Twitter, Tells Iran to Unblock Social Media During Protests.”….
And, NYT columnist Maggie Haberman felt compelled to chime in:
— Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT) January 2, 2018