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These Two Sites Explain How Facebook Outrage Reshaped Media

These Two Sites Explain How Facebook Outrage Reshaped Media

Update: 2021-07-202
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Ben Shapiro's conservative commentary and news aggregation site The Daily Wire is a dominant force on Facebook, where sharp headlines drive massive engagement.

The upstart The Georgia Star News has pushed outright disinformation about the 2020 presidential election and subsequently scored an exclusive interview with Donald Trump.

The two sites illustrate a number of distinct ways in which outrage, social media, and political polarization have reshaped the media landscape.

This episode: congressional correspondent Susan Davis, politics reporter Miles Parks, and Georgia Public Broadcasting reporter Stephen Fowler.

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These Two Sites Explain How Facebook Outrage Reshaped Media

These Two Sites Explain How Facebook Outrage Reshaped Media

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