POTUS HAMMERS CNN and MSNBC For Attending and Promoting Anti-Trump Rally Sponsored by Russia

On Tuesday evening, President Trump unleashed on fake news CNN and MSNBC for attending anti-Trump rallies organized by Russian trolls.

Newsbusters previously reported:

One of the revelations in Friday’s indictment handed down by Special Counsel Robert Mueller was that alleged Russian attempts to sow disunity in 2016 included the organization of both pro- and anti-Trump rallies in New York City on the Saturday after Election Day.

A check of their November 12 coverage showed both CNN and MSNBC gave enthusiastic coverage to the Russian-organized anti-Trump rally that day, with live reports every hour. Correspondents celebrated the idea that it was “a love rally,” and repeated the marchers’ anti-Trump mantras, such as: “We reject the President-elect.”

While the two liberal anti-Trump networks offered heavy coverage of the anti-Trump rally throughout the day, a check of coverage between noon and 5:00 p.m. Eastern found that the Fox News Channel offered only a short re-cap (66 seconds) at the start of their 4:00 p.m. Eastern hour.

Even funnier, left-wing crank, Michael Moore attended one of these Russian-organized anti-Trump rallies as well.

Trump tweeted on Tuesday, “Bad ratings @CNN & @MSNBC got scammed when they covered the anti-Trump Russia rally wall-to-wall. They probably knew it was Fake News but, because it was a rally against me, they pushed it hard anyway. Two really dishonest newscasters, but the public is wise!”

Video of MSNBC at a Russian-organized anti-Trump rally via Newsbusters:



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