The US has thrived on its vibrant and free press since the Founding Fathers first put the concept into law in the Bill of Rights as an important, independent check on power. Now "fake news" has entered the zeitgeist. Social media is proving to be a double-edged sword - undermining the integrity of the free press. What's next for media and the free press?
Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 45 seconds
Episode Number: 1306
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The acclaimed global affairs series returns this season, featuring 13 half-hour narrated documentaries which help viewers make "Great Decisions" on the critical global issues facing America today.
Narrated by Academy Award nominated actor, David Strathairn.
Great Decisions documentaries provide context and exposes viewers to varied perspectives on America's foreign policy challenges from over 100 experts and policy makers.
Great Decisions is a component of America's largest foreign policy discussion program by the same name.
Hundreds of thousands of participants meet across the country in libraries, houses of worship, community centers and universities to share their perspectives and listen to others views on the way forward for America.
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