Analysis: Media’s Biden standard of ‘no evidence’ is a double standard

Analysis: Media’s Biden standard of ‘no evidence’ is a double standard

[Ed. – Biden senior did the same thing Trump is being accused of, and has admitted as much. Yet, no one’s interested in investigating what went down — this in spite of the fact Biden wants to be the next U.S. president.]

For three years many of journalism’s most prestigious news outlets won acclaim for making and repeating claims President Trump and his team had colluded with Russia to steal the 2016 election. No accusation, from secret meetings in Prague to tales of prostitutes peeing on beds, was deemed unfit to print. No accusation, from secret meetings in Prague to tales of prostitutes peeing on beds, was deemed unfit to print. …

Call it the Trump Standard.

Now those same news outfits are observing a new standard of proof, at least when it involves former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter, who enjoyed a lucrative relationship with a Ukrainian gas company. This new norm demands that, absent definitive proof, assertions must be labeled as “without evidence” or said to be supported by “no evidence.”

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Call it the Biden Standard.

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