​ #1080 Corporate media’s fight for legitimacy in the age of Trump (Throwback)

​Original Air Date: 2-17-2017

Today we look at the state of the corporate-controlled media in the age of Trump, how you can navigate those murky waters, and what we can do to make it better.

​Show Notes

Ch. 1: Diversify your news - Popaganda from @BitchMedia - Air Date 11-24-16

Ch. 2: Spicer vs. the Interns - On the Media - Air Date 1-27-17

Ch. 3: Is Donald Trump good for journalism? - The Inquiry - Air Date 2-13-17

Ch. 4: Keep Going Back to Substance and the Truth - On the Media - Air Date 1-27-17

Ch. 5: Is 'Biased News' More Destructive Than Fake News? - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 12-23-16

Ch. 6: Ned Beatty's NETWORK speech-by Paddy Chayefsky



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Written by BOTL Communications Director, Amanda Hoffman

Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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