The days-long vote-counting process and the manner in which television networks covered the election returns has renewed a longstanding debate over objectivity in covering voting, elections and politics at large.
After Trump Suggests Disinfectant Remedy, Renewed Calls for Networks to Stop Carrying Briefings Live
A group of journalism and media professors circulated an open letter to the heads of the major news networks imploring them to stop airing President Trump’s press briefings live.
After her recent passing, the journalism community came together to remember and honor Cokie Roberts, the trailblazing journalist who paved the way for generations of young reporters and became a renowned figure in political reporting and analysis.
On Wednesday, the White House released a document it called a “transcript” of President Trump’s conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. While some reporters were quick to point out the document was not a verbatim transcript and had been edited by White House officials, many in the news media continued to use the misleading phrasing.
Les Moonves. Jeff Fager. Julie Chen. Within the week, two longtime,reputable CBS News staff have left the network following sexual harassment and digital harassment claims. Chen, Moonves’ wife, has also decided to step down. Fager, a longtime producer of “60 Minutes,” was revealed to have