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This edition: Have We Come To Accept Fake News?

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 13, 2019.

First aired: April 1, 2019.

The term “fake news” is associated with Donald Trump, but It was with us long before he promised to “Make America Great Again.” Former Columbia School of Journalism Dean Nicholas Lemann Analyzes the problem and tells Jim Zirin there is a certain type of fake news that the country thinks is OK.

Guest List

Nicholas Lemann Professor of Journalism & Dean Emeritus, Columbia School of Journalism