Bezos calls Trumps attacks on media 'dangerous'

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But I will say this - it is a mistake for any elected official, in my opinion, I don't think this is a very out-there opinion, to attack media and journalists.

"Our lives are better than our great grandparents' lives, and their lives were better than their great grandparents' lives before them", Bezos said Thursday on Twitter.

What Trump "should say (of criticism) is, 'This is right, this is good".

"Well I do defend the Post", Bezos said. But it's really risky to demonize the media. "It's unsafe to call the media lowlifes".

We're excited today to announce the Bezos Day One Fund.

Senator Bernie Sanders, who has been one of Amazon's most vocal critics, last week introduced the Stop BEZOS Act, aimed at placing a tax on big companies like Amazon and Walmart so they compensate the government for the benefits it has to pay their low-income employees.

The first will fund existing nonprofits and issue annual awards to organisations doing "compassionate, needle-moving work" to shelter and support the immediate needs of young families.

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Discussing the preschools he would be funding, Bezos said he would focus on children the way Amazon does its customers.

These terms of endearment are all things Trump has said about the news media, most of which came out via his Twitter account.

The Day 1 Families Fund will start an organisation to operate a new network of full-scholarship preschools for low-income communities. Zuckerberg's shares in the social network are now valued at about US$61 billion. "Most important among those will be genuine, intense customer obsession", he tweeted. "Bezos' response reflects the reality that people feel, which is that there are a lot of real problems not being addressed".

The private non-profit foundation in its 2016 tax filing reported almost $46 million USA in assets, and giving away $30 million United States in grants support its missions in early education, K-12 schools reform and youth leadership development and scholarships.

Bezos, who Forbes lists as the richest person in the world with a net worth over $100 billion, went on to say that the overall health of the media in the US would be "fine", and would survive Trump's consistent criticism and cries of "fake news".

This article was written by Christian Davenport and Abha Bhattarai, reporters for The Washington Post.

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