The Rise of Fake News

Premiere DateDec 14, 2016
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:26 Part 1 - Lynn Walsh
03:36 Part 2 - Shock of Fake News
06:15 Part 3 - Opinion Journalism
10:01 Outro
10:19 Devil's Girl Jess Williamson
15:02 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: It’s a discussion of journalism with Lynn Walsh, Emmy award-winning journalist, investigative executive producer at NBC 7 San Diego, and president of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ). We discuss SPJ’s mission, the loss of trust in media, the rise of fake news, and much more.

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Today on the Daily Beat, Wednesday, December 14, 2016: Lynn Walsh discusses the rise of fake news, how journalists feel about it, and how opinion journalism has shaped our current media climate.

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