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  • Trump finds a new ally in his war on leaks: Britain

    Los Angeles Times - 05/25/2017

    Dan Kennedy, a media critic and journalism professor at Northeastern University in Boston, pointed to the Obama administration’s pursuit of leakers, including a long legal battle aimed at compelling New York Times reporter James Risen to reveal confidential sources.

    “It’s always more helpful to be able to pursue this kind of leak” — related to an ally’s security concern — “than it is to pursue a leak that is simply embarrassing,” Kennedy said.

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