Bonafide Witchhunt

In the world of shady yellow journalism, how do we tell the hunters from the hunted?

In today’s journalism, most of which is sensationalism because it gets, headlines, what is the classical media “witchhunt”? How can journalists demonstrate with their writing the vivid differences between actual facts and alternative factoids in a way that speaks to the common average online reader?

Suggested Speaker(s)

  • Diane Sawyer (
    Veteran Television Journalist and Notable Graduate from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, AZ, Retired