Comparing the emotional vernacular by which yet-to-be-mothers are encouraged to conceptualize their yet-to-exist aspirations with the actual legal and biological status of a zygote is the the assholic maneuver here, fucknuts.
Regrettably for you analysis, the legal precedence will not be established on the basis of who can justify himself as a “journalist.” That isn’t at issue. Only the overt act will be addressed in precedent.
The NYT and WPost and a grateful nation beg to differ, circa 1970. And would that Scotty Reston have gone ahead and preempted the Bay is Pigs, lives would have been saved. Classified info is grist for every national security reporter.
The President of the United States just sent out a doctored video of the Speaker of the House. With the exception of a lone congressman, not one Republican has, or is going to, lift a finger to stop this madness. There are no patriots left in the leadership of the GOP.