If you read a story and it sounds just too good to be true — either good or bad — open  up another window and look for the same topic from a different outlet.

A BETTER PEACE welcomes Amanda Cronkhite, a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of National Security and Strategy, to discuss the reality of media bias. She joins podcast editor Ron Granieri to take a critical look at the state of partisanship and objectivity in the realm of modern day as well as historical news sources.

 

 

Amanda Cronkhite is a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of National Security and Strategy at the U.S. Army War College.  Ron Granieri is an Associate Professor of History at the U.S. Army War College and the Editor of A BETTER PEACE. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect those of the U.S. Army War College, U.S. Army, or Department of Defense.

Image Description: An 1894 cartoon by Frederick Burr Opper criticizes American newspapers’ elasticity with the truth.

Image Credit: Created by Frederick Burr Opper

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  • Rachel

    Thank you for your excellent discussion. Very informative. Rachel (former British Diplomat)

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