There has been voluminous reporting on President Trump’s misstatements and missteps — but the past few weeks I’ve been looking into what I think is one of the biggest stories of his first year as president: The Media. There’s been a cascade of mistaken and false reporting from his first day in office. That’s when Time magazine and others incorrectly claimed Trump had removed the bust statue of Martin Luther King from the Oval Office. That was just the beginning… the list is lengthy–and the mistakes always fell against Trump leading to the impression that bias is a factor in the media’s mistakes. That’s our cover story on Sunday’s Full Measure.
President Donald J. Trump
Four terror attacks in London in 2017 rocked the sensibilities of residents and prompted a push to tighten laws to go after Islamic extremists and their sympathizers. Scott Thuman reports from the UK on the proposal for a new law that would make it illegal to repeatedly view terrorist propaganda online.
And we’ll make a trip to South Korea where students spend countless hours after school in education academies known as “Hagwons.” The “cram culture” is so stressful that it’s blamed for the rise in suicide among South Korean youth. I’ll report from Seoul. Check us out! We won’t waste your time rehashing the same news you’ve already heard all week. Full Measure!
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2008 December: President Obama nominates Hillary Clinton for secretary of state. 2009 Jan. 13: Reports say the clintonemail.com domain was established. Jan. 21: Senate confirms Clinton as secretary of state. March 18: Clinton will later name this as the date she began using a private server for government business. 2012 Sept. 11: Islamic extremists launch […]