In recent years, journalists have had to be resilient in courageously searching for the truth in a time filled with many falsehoods.

But what Cook’s tweet tells me the standard of resilience that journalists must have has been raised, and the expectations to produce in the midst of tragedy are now greater.

I applaud the Capital Gazette for their actions and am hopeful that the legacy of those who have been lost will help change the national attitude toward journalism and toward gun violence.

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