Democracy Debrief: The Media

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President-elect Donald Trump entering a Republican presidential debate sponsored by CNN in March

What faults did the Trump candidacy expose in the media landscape?  How are social media and new technology exacerbating polarization (and fake news)? Bob Garfield, co-host of WNYC's On the Media and the host of "The Genius Dialogues" podcast for Audible, examines the most pressing concerns about journalism in the wake of Trump’s election.

Here is On The Media's Breaking News Consumer's Handbook for spotting and avoiding fake news: