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Truth and Lies in a Polarized Time

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BOOKS

Lewandowsky, Stephan et al. "Beyond Misinformation: Understanding and Coping with the 'Post-Truth' Era." Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition 6, no. 4 (2017): 353-369.

Saeki, Manabu. The Phantom of a Polarized America: Myths and Truths of An Ideological Divide. New York: State University of New York Press, 2016.

ARTICLES

Glasser, Susan B. “Covering Politics in a ‘Post-Truth’ America.” Brookings Institution. Dec 2, 2016, http://brook.gs/2FXUvez

Mann, Thomas E. "Explanatory Journalism: A Tool in the War against Polarization and Dysfunction.” Brookings Institution. Feb 29, 2017, http://brook.gs/2si1j4T

Tharoor, Ishaan. "'Fake News' and the Trumpian Threat to Democracy." The Washington Post. Feb 7, 2018, http://wapo.st/2H1rjVd

Wampole, Christy. "What is the Future of Speculative Journalism?" New York Times. Jan 22, 2018, http://nyti.ms/2EpC7ON

OTHER RESOURCES

"Top Political Journalists Discuss Politics in a 'Post-Truth' America.” A panel discussion with James Glassman (George W. Bush Public Policy Institute), Shani Hilton (Buzzfeed News), and Susan Glasser (Politico) at the Brookings Institution. Dec 13, 2016, http://brook.gs/2FYAG6O