Chrissy Teigen Just Reminded Us Why Freedom of the Press in America Is Still a Thing

Opinion: We must demand higher standards of transparency, from the White House to the newsroom

This year, May 3rd’s World Press Freedom Day held more weight than it perhaps had in the past. Although the U.S. affords us the luxury of free speech compared with nations that have been accused of violently punishing or jailing journalists, the years-held, unspoken agreement between the White House and press has gradually dissolved over the course of President Donald Trump’s time in office.