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Jefferson also disdained the press

In your editorial on Jan. 28, you bemoan the attack of Steve Bannon on the media. The attack was specifically targeted toward the mainstream media, in particular The New York Times and The Washington Post. The interpretation that many adopted consisted of Bannon trying to suppress the freedom of the media. I take the "shut up and listen" diatribe as criticism of the left-wing media, and the belief that they do not listen to other viewpoints.

A 2007 Pew Research Poll indicated that almost five times more people in national media described themselves as liberal leaning as opposed to conservative leaning. Believing that the NYT or WP are not partisan in their approach is...