‘Never have I seen just such hatred towards the media.’ What we learned from journalists who covered the Capitol riot.
On any other day, overzealous bystanders can be intrusive or annoying. Amid the Capitol mob, their taunts and questions were the preludes to assault.
Here’s a run-down of ways to balance the need to document the first draft of history with the need to keep journalists safe.
After the Jan. 6 insurrection and with access still unclear, some journalists are being extra cautious about safety.