Should national news outlets broadcast interviews with racists? | The Tylt
NPR broadcast an interview with "Unite the Right 2" rally organizer and white supremacist Jason Kessler about his beliefs and his decision to hold the rally on the anniversary of the tragic events in Charlottesville. After the interview aired, listeners flooded Twitter with anger that a racist was being given a platform on a national news show. Others argued that interviews like NPR's are necessary to understand how people like Kessler think to push back against them. What do you think?
Should national news outlets broadcast interviews with racists?
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