Maybe instead of "who gets the 9pm slot?" on CNN, it should be "what."@marceelias has already come up with one "what." He recommends an hour every night, examining the challenges to democracy.— Jay Rosen (@jayrosen_nyu) December 8, 2021
As soon as you say "who gets…" you're halfway to reproducing the cable news model.
"Do not obey in advance." That is one of Timothy Snyder's rules for resisting authoritarianism.— Jay Rosen (@jayrosen_nyu) December 8, 2021
We need something similar in the media sphere: Do not do their rationalizing for them. https://t.co/H77XjwN6fO
Here at Poll Watch, we love to bring you the latest polls, especially given the peril that is facing “our democracy” that is being covered every night this week by Jim Acosta on CNN at 9 PM EST.