Media Critics On Coverage Of, Conduct Toward Trump Administration | KCUR

Media Critics On Coverage Of, Conduct Toward Trump Administration

Feb 9, 2017

Repeated use of 'alternative facts' — as characterized by presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway — has some news consumers wondering when it's appropriate to call the Trump administration out on falsehoods.
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The president's lambasting of certain outlets as "fake news" has strained relations between the executive branch and the Fourth Estate. Today, the Media Critics discuss whether or not the journalism playbook should be rewritten to cover an unprecedented administration. Then, Brian McTavish presents the latest Weekend To-Do List.