“Anything worth saying WILL offend someone.”
Which is why statements from politicians, who often try not to offend ANYONE, don’t contain anything ‘worth saying.”
And the news has become that way at times, too.
First heard this quote in a talk by journalist Johann Hari, whose credibility is in question due some plagiarism charges (I think). But just because the source is in question, doesn’t mean what he says isn’t true.