I changed the link to something more helpful; I was thinking more along the lines of proving that this is a common right-wing line of thought as opposed to challenging the claim specifically. I wrote an article explaining my thought process behind the choices I made throughout this piece, I'm hoping it generates a broader discussion on the tactics we use to deal with these issues in the future. https://medium.com/@amtoyumtimmy/if-my-article-matters-why-dont-i-defend-it-be0174f0664f

Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.

Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.