The Future of Truth: Veteran Investigative Reporter Charles Lewis

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Jennifer Golbeck
The Future of Truth: Veteran Investigative Reporter Charles Lewis

Veteran investigative reporter Charles Lewis' new book explores the critical role of journalists in taking on the powerful.

Veteran investigative reporter Charles Lewis has spent decades in the pursuit of truth, navigating death threats, libel suits and corporate pressure along the way. His latest book explores the critical role of journalists in taking on the powerful. He chronicles falsehoods perpetrated by officials across more than a half-century of commercial news, and explores the challenges of investigative reporting amid today's flood of Internet and cable news.

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Charles Lewis

Professor of Journalism, American University; Founder, Center for Public Integrity; Author, "935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity"

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