Post-midterms, the White House could be subject to a new “investigative onslaught” and has continued its efforts to undermine the free press.
In Episode 3, Caroline Corbett, Rob Cline, Avi Bajpai, and Michael Kohler discuss the rise of investigative journalism under Trump, media coverage of Iran sanctions and the ICJ, the future of MeToo reporting after Kavanaugh, and a brand new report on Twitter’s fake news problem.
Edited by Amalia Mobley and Caroline Corbett
How will the politics of the Kavanaugh protests affect votes at the ballot box this November?
President Trump’s tendency to pit the media against the justice system is dangerous to our democracy.
A satirical look into how Republican commentators have been working to frame the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh.
At times, it can be difficult to tell whether the public controls the media or whether the media controls the public. On one hand, the public gives intriguing topics more traction by talking and tweeting about them so more stories about those topics are written.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s possible departure from the Department of Justice this Monday exposed fault lines in the media’s ability to accurately communicate a high volume of conflicting reports.
Almost a year has gone by since #MeToo spread rapidly through social media and eventually received global attention. The campaign, which was started in 2006 but gained popularity throughout 2017 and 2018, was meant to bring attention to ongoing sexual assault and harassment that goes
Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court has been thrown into doubt amid a multitude of suspicious cover-ups and false narratives being peddled on Twitter.
In the wake of bombshell sexual assault allegations, some Senators and media outlets are pushing for the confirmation to go through and for Ford to be discredited.