Democrats and the media are really flogging Russiagate

President Trump threatened to declassify documents about the Russia investigation today, and the news media was horrified.
Do you remember when the news media supported transparency in the White House? Journalists used to fight for transparency, even to the point of risking their careers.

Give It Up For Robert Scheer: Russian Red Herring Hysteria Is A Dangerous Farce, And The Warmongering Democrats Need To Be Called On It.

Not many have chanced to stick their neck up and yell above the corporate calliope of the Russian Red Herring Circus Show. Add Scheer to a very exclusive roll call of truthtellers.

I found this at Truthdig yesterday (published on the 11th). Here's a link to the full text, and then some blockquote excerpts: