Represent NYC: Journalism and The War Against the Truth

Trump has labeled the mainstream media as the enemy of the American people and when the administration cries “fake news!,” the public is left to wonder: who is telling the truth?

On this episode of “Represent NYC,” Lincoln Mitchell, political analyst and author of “The Democracy Promotion Paradox,” talks with Amsterdam News Editor-in-Chief Elinor Tatum and  Haaretz writer Marisa Fox about Trump’s animosity toward the media and how to stop the spread of fake news.

“Represent NYC” airs every Sunday at 7pm and repeats on Wednesdays at 9pm on MNN1 (Spectrum 34 & 1995, RCN 82, FiOS 33), MNN's HD Community Channel (Spectrum 1993) or streaming live on

This episode originally aired in June 2017.