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Terrorism / Package Bombs / Trump & the Media / A Discussion #1131530

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The comments from President Trump blaming the media for the anger in society behind the package bombs noted. [Former Vice President Joe BIDEN - says people want us to be more civil: words matter.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; White House: Kaitlan Collins) The response of Trump to questions about the rhetoric so he goes after the media right after calling for unity & how he has no plans to contact the targets of the bomb packages discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen & Carl Bernstein about Trump's strategy. [GERGEN - offers views on how Trump reacts rather than having a strategy, how Trump is more systematic than was President Richard Nixon.] [BERNSTEIN - offers views on Trump's strategy of "spewing hate" rather than trying to bring the country together & to blame the press for false stories, how presidents set the tone for the country, the need for a free press while we have a toxic president.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Collins, Kaitlan

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