There are a few hardcore anti-conservatives out there who continue to assure us that there’s absolutely nothing to see in even a single one of the burgeoning scandals surrounding the Obama Administration, who insist that we should chastely avert our eyes from any reports to the contrary. It’s just crazy paranoids on the right, they suggest. Probably all corporate fat cats and hallucinatory Tea Partiers. But many even on the political left, to their considerable credit, are troubled by certain recent revelations.
Here, for example, is an article from the Huffington Post about the latest controversy — involving an effort by the Obama Justice Department to go after James Rosen, the chief Washington DC correspondent for Fox News: “DOJ Targeting of Fox News Reporter James Rosen Risks Criminalizing Journalism.”