On the Nov 11th edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll have a post mortem of the media’s role in Election 2016? Donald Trump’s victory has sent shock waves across the globe.
What role did the media play in his rise, and what should its role be now? How does the downsizing of news media – and the fact that news reaches us through the filters of Facebook and Twitter – shape political coverage? Join us live at 10 am with Mark Hertsgaard, and you.
Lance Williams, senior investigative reporter for The Center for Investigative Reporting
Richard Gizbert, host of The Listening Post, the media watch broadcast on Al Jazeera English
John Nichols, national correspondent for the Nation magazine, and co-author with Robert McChesney of the new book, People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy
Al Jazeera English: The Listening Post
The Nation: It Really Is That Bad