Washington Post Outsmarted by West Point Cadets

The Naïveté of a Double Minority


By Ladson F. Mills III


residential adviser Ben Rhodes created a furor with his recent New York Times Magazine interview in which he blatantly unmasked the Obama administrations open contempt and disdain for the Washington press.  It is clear they are regarded as mostly young and naive.

Typically, such assertions should be taken with a grain of salt. Rhodes would not be the first political aide to fall into the trap of being carried away by his own perceived brilliance. It regularly occurs the longer they cling to the seats of power. Most, however are not so open in revealing their true sentiments.… Read More