News And Trust

October 14, 2013

[1]Hour 2:       One of the pillars of a democracy is an informed public. But what happens when the news media lets the public down? We’ll examine the idea with Thomas E. Patterson [2], Professor of Government and the Press at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. His new book is Informing the News: The Need for Knowledge-Based Journalism (Vintage).

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[2] Thomas E. Patterson: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/about/faculty-staff-directory/thomas-patterson

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