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united states - why won't donald trump do something about "fake news"?

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united states - why won't donald trump do something about "fake news"?

for the sake of argument let's assume the executive branch is honorable and its media critique was asserted in good faith; given this assumption, "fake news" would therefore be either lies or errors. so the question becomes, why not outlaw lies and errors in the media as other countries have done through history?some lies are dangerous, but historically, sincere error has probably done more harm than lies have. attempts to utterly outlaw public lying tend to also make sincere errors nearly invincible, specifically the sincere errors of those in power who then innocently misconstrue the sincere opinions of those not in power as malevolent lies. societies that remove any safe means of dispelling the sincere errors of their rulers eventually tend to succumb to the disastrous consequences o...