RhodesForum2018 Trusted Sources: Media in the Age of Post-Truth Politics

An interactive session that puts the media in the spotlight, with a panel of senior journalists discussing critical issues for today’s media. The role of media has come under intense scrutiny in recent years, with the rise of online and social media challenging traditional models and a growing crisis of trust. This session brings together journalists from around the world to address a range of issues including “fake news” and the challenges of establishing truth and maintaining high ethical standards in an ever more politicised and polemical world.