Guest host Jamil Smith discusses journalism's battle to stand out amidst a flood of fake news and conspiracy theories, and what, if anything, Silicon Valley is doing to help.
The misinformation war gets out of hand
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Tensions between the US and Turkey quickly escalate
A sudden diplomatic crisis is escalating between the United States and Turkey. Last night, the two countries announced travel restrictions in a "tit for tat," the result of...
6 min, 31 sec
'Fake news' is everywhere. How can journalism keep up?
By now we're all familiar with how deliberately wrong information can dominate social media and online searches -- when it comes to politics. But even after such tragedies...
32 min, 26 sec