The recent sordid history of fake news (PODCAST) Dated: August 21, 2020 by Sharyl Attkisson 4 Comments A look at fake news before it was called "fake news,” and media efforts to propagandize the term. Fight improper government surveillance. Support Attkisson v. DOJ and FBI over the government computer intrusions of Attkisson's work while she was a CBS News investigative correspondent. Visit the Attkisson Fourth Amendment Litigation Fund. Click here.