The ‘Straight Pride’ parade led to questions about how the media should cover it, given concerns about the trolling nature of its name and organizers' ties to far-right groups. Afterwards, that conversation expanded to include how best to cover the actions of police and counter-protesters.

On this week’s edition of Beat The Press, Emily Rooney was joined by Adam Reilly of WGBH News, former NECN anchor Mike Nikitas, Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University, and Callie Crossley of WGBH News.