Brown Bag Lunch: Facts and the media in the post-truth era


12:40 pm - 1:25 pm
Brown Bag Lunch: Facts and the media in the post-truth era

Wednesday, 24 August
45 minutes

What's left for “factfulness” in nonpartisan journalism in an era of increasing polarization? This lunch session discusses the role of facts and data in media and journalism in an era of "alternative facts" and increasing information polarization. How does for example POLITICO use data to enrich its nonpartisan fact-based journalism? And how can media organization contribute to more factual public debate around increasingly complex issues? \\INFO:

Hosted by Politico
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Moderator

Cornelius Hirsch

Journalist POLITICO Europe