David Folkenflik Folkenflik is NPR's media correspondent and is a host and editor of On Point from NPR and WBUR.
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Fox News Hasn't Always Shared Robert Driscoll's Credentials With Its Viewers

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Rudy Giuliani Stuns Politicians And Philosophers With 'Truth Isn't Truth' Statement

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Journalists Nationwide Push Back Against President Trump's Anti-Media Rhetoric

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'Globe' And Other Newspapers Stand Together: 'Journalists Are Not The Enemy'

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NPR Criticized For Interview With White Supremacist Jason Kessler

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How Tribune Media's $3.9 Billion Merger With Sinclair Fell Apart

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An Denver Post employee holds up a sign during a rally against the paper's ownership group, Alden Global Capital, on May 8 outside the paper's office. A series of layoffs have slashed the paper's newsroom staff. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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A Flourishing Region, A Withered Paper: Denver Post's Run Of Bad News

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Alex Jones' Infowars Site Accuses 'Big Tech' Of Censorship

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A pair of lawsuits against Fox News had been inspired by the events leading up to a discredited story over the killing of a young Democratic Party aide. The story had to be retracted. Shannon Stapleton/Reuters hide caption

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CEO Les Moonves Speaks During First CBS Earnings Call Since Allegations Broke

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CBS Hires Outside Law Firm To Investigate Allegations Against CEO Les Moonves

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Trump And 'New York Times' Publisher Clash Over 'Fake News'

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Report Details Sexual Harassment Allegations Against CBS CEO Les Moonves

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'New York Daily News' Staff Cuts Are Reflective Of Hits To Local Journalism In The U.S.

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Tronc cited financial pressures in gutting the New York Daily News, a major force in local coverage. It has won Pulitzer Prizes and been a thorn in President Trump's side. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Tronc Slashes 'New York Daily News' Staff By Half

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