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  • Angry mobs, deadly duels, presses set on fire: A his...

    Friday Jun 29 | via SFGate 

    To find the historical parallel to Thursday's horrific attack on the Capital Gazette newsroom, you have to look really far back - to the days of horses and covered wagons, swords and duels, and the country's bitter fights over sovereignty and race. During the country's early days, as I wrote this year in a special Columbia Journalism Review issue on threats against the press, violent attacks on the media were so common that reports of such incidents didn't even make the front page.

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