September 27th, 2018 • 2018: Baltimore
Al Tompkins Takes on Misinformation in “Critical Thinking to Fight Fake News”
Al Tompkins of Poynter Institute hates the term “fake news” that you could hear it in the bluntness of his tone when he opened his lecture, “Critical Thinking to Fight Fake News” at the Excellence in Journalism 2018 Conference. The lecture provided a biting take on the spread of misinformation by showing real-world examples of actual fake news and demonstrating how fake news can be manufactured and spread.
September 10th, 2017 • 2017: Anaheim
‘Make journalism great again’: Rebecca Baker takes president post
New Society of Professional Journalists President Rebecca Baker told Society of Professional Journalist members that they are "stronger together."