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Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the South Point Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 22, 2016. Photo by Gage Skidmore

Trump and the Era of “Alternative Facts”

At a panel titled “Politics Reporting in the Trump Era”, journalists and political researchers discussed the rise of “fake news” during the 2016 presidential campaign and how to combat “alternative facts” and practice ethics in reporting under the Trump administration.