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Much of media today seeks to advance narratives to the exclusion of facts, fairness, and accuracy, says Sharyl Attkisson, a five-time Emmy Award-winning investigative journalist.
In many cases, there are big interests and big money involved.
At the same time, big tech curates what people are allowed to see and applies third-party “fact-checkers” to dictate what is accepted truth.
Attkisson’s forthcoming book, slated to be released on November 24, is titled “Slanted: How the News Media Taught Us to Love Censorship and Hate Journalism.”
This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.
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