Andy Ngo couldn’t exist without mainstream media outlets that allow him to masquerade his bigotry as journalism. He's just the latest inflammatory right-wing agent in Portland who’s tried to vault to the big leagues.
“Critics see this [Muslim student-smearing] episode as establishing a pattern in Ngo’s work: using charged language and selective facts on social media that stoke bigotry, putting his subject at risk of harassment while boosting his own reach and status.”