Can media literacy save our culture? w/ @JennPozner — #KatieSpeakShow Ep94 06/24/2017

In brief: The answer to the title question is (as usual) “sort of.” My good friend Jenn Pozner and I talk about the role the media played in not just being complicit, but in creating the narrative that put DT in a position of power to begin with. Of course, our racist, misogynistic culture held space and votes for him — but his meticulously crafted persona, which is based on a whole lot of lies, came about through a negligent, money-hungry media culture. If you’re interested in how we got here and how to prevent a repeat, Jenn’s analysis is must listen. (And her book is must read!)

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Enhanced audio: Can media literacy save our culture? w/ @JennPozner — #KatieSpeakShow Ep94 06/24/2017

Links to on-air references:

My take…

HELP Preterm clinic in Ohio rebuild from vandalism: Generosity.com fundraiser

“Violent, Extremist Anti-Choicers Are Flirting With The Department Of Justice” my piece at The Establishment

“Jeff Sessions Eyes a Crackdown on Medical Marijuana, but Federal Policy Remains Unclear” at Truthout

“Republicans’ Medicaid rollback collides with opioid epidemic” via ABC News

Audre Lorde self-care quote via Know Your IX: “Dealing with Activist Burn-Out and Self-Care”

Interviews…

”NBC And The Manufacturing of Donald Trump” at Bitch Media

”You’re Getting Hustled By “Bustle” and We’ve Got a Few Things To Say” — Bitch Media editorial

Follow my guests…

Jenn Pozner: Twitter; Women In Media and News; ”Reality Bites Back” the book!; Book a media literacy talk/workshop

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