On Thursday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos criticised President Trump's antagonistic approach to the media.

Business Insider reports, las February, Trump referred to the press as "the enemy of the American people.”

"It is a mistake for any elected official in my opinion [...] to attack media and journalists. I believe that it's an essential component of our democracy."

Bezos to the Economic Club of Washington

"What the president should say is, 'This is right. This is good. I am glad I am getting scrutinized, and that would be so secure and confident.”

Bezos warned a crowd that it’s really dangerous to demonize the media, to say they’re the enemy.

Despite Trump’s antipathy towards the press, Bezos appears unthreatened.

We are so robust in this country, the media is gonna be fine. We're gonna push through this."

https://www.businessinsider.com/its-really-dangerous-to-demonize-the-med...

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