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FULL SHOW: Roseanne-Colored Glasses; Journalism vs. Activism; Break-In News


Roseanne-Colored Glasses: Is the media reading too much into the Roseanne reboot?
Journalism v. Activism: Is journalism a form of activism? A student reporter from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School told CNN’s Brian Stelter it is, setting off a debate among others in the media.
Break In News: New York Magazine’s Olivia Nuzzi admitted to walking inside a home uninvited while seeking out sources on her Hope Hicks profile. She said she walked through an open front door into a home where Corey Lewandowski worked, took a picture, then left. Are her actions defensible in the name of journalism?
Rants and Raves: A review of the week in media.
On this week’s edition of Beat the Press, Emily was joined by Jon Keller of WBZ News, Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University, Callie Crossley of WGBH News and Tom Fiedler of Boston University.


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