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Fake News in the Age of Trump: The State of Media, Truth, and Democracy in 2019

What is fake news? How have misinformation campaigns on social media and elsewhere shaped our politics? How has the term been framed by all segments of the political spectrum since the 2016 campaign? This forum will examine the evolution of fake news, the science behind it, and how it could shape the 2020 election.

April 17th, 2019

6:00-7:30pm

NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
7th Floor Commons
20 Cooper Square, NY

Featuring a panel of renowned media experts…

Michelle Goldberg: Op-Ed Columnist for the New York Times

Rick Perlstein: Historian/Journalist and Author of Nixonland and Invisible Bridge

Jay Rosen: Media Critic and NYU Professor of Journalism

Kai Wright (Moderator): Host and Columnist at WNYC/The Nation

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Fake News in the Age of Trump