“Fake news!” is a term that Donald trump has used repeatedly both during his presidency to refer to the mainstream media including such institution as CNN, NBC, the new York times and the Washington post. He called the press the “enemy of the people,” and has acknowledged that this is because he wants people to believe him and not the press.
-Please write one page essay about this phenomenon of “Fake News”. What impact does the press have on Donald trump? i would like you to touch on some of the concept we have discussed in class: The rise of social media such as Twitter, Facebook and independent blogs, apps and websites. How is this playing out in the Trump presidency? How might the rise of these internet based media cancel out or reduce the agenda setting effect in media? Again Be specific
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