Separating Fact From Fiction: The Rise and Role of Journalism

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Event Details

Between 2015 and 2020, journalists and journalism were under relentless attack as "fake news" and "enemies of the American people." But is there validity to the criticisms? Can anything be done to bring about an electorate that's informed vs. polarized? Novelist, writing coach, and former White House correspondent John DeDakis takes a look at the history of journalism and how technological advances have helped to shape the current toxic atmosphere of political discourse. Use this link to watch the program. The link will become active beginning at the start time listed for this program. Password (if needed): LCPL
Event Type(s): Books/Authors
Age Group(s): Adult, High School