Jason Hartman talks with Sharyl Attkisson, host of Sinclair Sundays, former CBS anchor and author of Stonewalled: My Fight for Truth Against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama’s Washington, about today’s atmosphere of fake news, online bullying and defamation, and how we can possibly combat them.
[2:36] With just a few Twitter accounts, smear operators can start an entire movement
[7:18] How do we reconcile a free but credible press when there are so many anonymous sources today?
[13:30] Journalists use to keep their political opinions to themselves, but now they’re almost rewarded for it
[18:36] What should we make of the big tech companies censorship?