Election 2020: Why the fantasy of a return to normal is so dangerous

Jon Allsop and Pete Vernon have written the CJR newsletter, “The Media Today,” since its inception in the wake of the 2016 election. On this week’s Kicker, they speak with Kyle Pope, editor and publisher of CJR, on what journalism should become when the torrent of Trump news is gone.

CJR · Election 2020 — Why the idea of a return to normal is so dangerous

 

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How the press covered the last four years of Trump, Jon Allsop and Pete Vernon, CJR

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Amanda Darrach is a contributor to CJR and a visiting scholar at the University of St Andrews School of International Relations. Follow her on Twitter @thedarrach.