❝ For the first time in 126 years, The Arizona Republic endorsed a Democrat for president, Hillary Clinton. Almost immediately afterwards, the death threats started rolling in.
…“Well, it’s been crazy around here,” said Phil Boas, director of the editorial page. He says the Republic has seen…subscription cancellations, angry phone calls, and yes, death threats.
❝ Still, he stands by their decision. “The things [Donald Trump] has done, making fun of disabled people and rolling back press freedoms, you know a guy who would do that and crush our freedoms in one area will do it in others as well,” Boas said.
I’ve said it before, I’ll say it, again. Arizona is the Mississippi of the west.