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‘Greatest threat to democracy’: Commander of bin Laden raid slams Trump’s anti-media sentiment | The Washington Post
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‘Greatest threat to democracy’: Commander of bin Laden raid slams Trump’s anti-media sentiment | The Washington Post

William H. McRaven, a retired four-star admiral and former Navy SEAL, slammed President Trump’s characterization of the media as “the enemy of the American people,” calling that sentiment the “greatest threat to democracy” he’s ever seen.

That’s coming from a man who’s seen major threats to democracy.

McRaven, who was commander of the secretive Joint Special Operations Command, organized and oversaw the highly risky operation that killed Osama bin Laden almost six years ago. The admiral from Texas had tapped a special unit of Navy SEALs to carry out the May 2011 raid…

Source: ‘Greatest threat to democracy’: Commander of bin Laden raid slams Trump’s anti-media sentiment – The Washington Post