A.G. Sulzberger said the Trump administration has been complicit in a global effort to delegitimize the media, threatening reporters both at home and abroad.
The publisher of The New York Times is taking the president to task for ramping up his rhetoric against the newspaper.
A.G. Sulzberger wrote that Trump's rhetoric is "encouraging threats and violence against journalists."
“I told the president directly that I thought that his language was not just divisive but increasingly dangerous," the Times' publisher said in a statement Sunday.
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Mr. Sulzberger, who joined the staff of The Times in February 2009 as a metro reporter, will become the paper's Kansas City