Coronavirus Complicates Reporting The News: The pandemic is keeping reporters in their homes, curtailing travel, and complicating access to sources. How do journalists continue to keep institutions and government accountable under these conditions?
Stick To The Facts: Coverage of coronavirus has been politicized — especially on some cable news networks. Are these media outlets failing viewers with the tone of their coverage?
Frustrations of a Science Reporter: Science reporter Kai Kupferschmidt has covered Ebola, SARS, and now the coronavirus. He tells Adam Reilly it’s causing “mental anguish” because the government has been slow preparing for a pandemic.
Rants & Raves: 03/13/20: The panel reviews this week in media.
On this week’s edition of Beat The Press, Emily Rooney was joined by Callie Crossley of WGBH News; Mike Nikitas of University of New Hampshire; Jon Keller of WBZ News; and Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University.