While NY Times gave the impression (I got the same) that President Trump would be calling out the Army across the country…
THAT was NOT what was the reality….
Trump was about a park across the street from the White House, which President Trump is now hiding in and has been fenced off even more from the public….
The NY Times has also been doing it’s virus coverage from a ‘hair of fire’ prospective ….
Trump said he was “dispatching thousands and thousands of heavily armed soldiers, military personnel and law enforcement” to quell the civic unrest caused by a white police officer killing George Floyd, a Black man, in Minneapolis last week.
After Trump’s comments, police used tear gas and rubber bullets on peaceful protesters outside the White House to give the president a photo op as he walked to a nearby church and posed for pictures with a Bible.
The Times front page shared by print editor Tom Jolly showed a headline across all six columns reading “As Chaos Spreads, Trump Vows To ‘End It Now.’” That, critics said, didn’t come close to expressing what happened: