MSNBC’s Shaq Brewster was submitting a stay report from Mississippi on Hurricane Ida when a screaming white man jumped into his face.
You may see Brewster look to his left as he’s reporting on the present circumstances in Gulfport, Mississippi. Moments later, a person is heard yelling off-camera, and as Brewster was tossing it again to Craig Melvin within the studio, the person will get within the NBC/MSNBC reporter’s face and begins yelling.
The unidentified man was yelling at Brewster to cowl the hurricane precisely, which is odd as a result of it’s a hurricane. Reporters report on the storm and the harm. It’s easy. There isn’t any commentary or opinion concerned.
Brewster later tweeted to anxious viewers that he and his staff on the scene are wonderful:
An offended white man within the South will get within the face of a non-Fox Information cable information community reporter, and it doesn’t take a lot detective work to imagine that that is an instance of the unvaccinated Trump fan membership doing their factor.
Trump is gone, however the anger and resentment that he impressed amongst his followers nonetheless make reporting from nearly anyplace a doubtlessly harmful job.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
Awards and Skilled Memberships
Member of the Society of Skilled Journalists and The American Political Science Affiliation