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WATCH: Crisis Conspiracies, Bad Bots, Red Flags, Rants and Raves

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Crisis Conspiracies: How does the media strike a balance between reporting and debunking conspiracy theories without also giving them oxygen? The media faced the question again this week following the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida.

 

Bad Bots: Twitter suspended thousands of accounts due to policy violations — angering many.

 

Red Flags: NPR has gone public with the findings of an independent investigation into how management handled allegations of sexual harassment by Michael Oreskes, the former Senior Vice President of News.

 

Rants and Raves: A review of the week in media.

 

On this week’s edition to of Beat the Press, Emily Rooney will be joined by Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University, Tom Fiedler of Boston University, former CNN White House correspondent Dan Lothian and Adam Reilly of WGBH News. 

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