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When to Call a Lie a lie – Media’s Responsibility to Hold Politicians Accountable

In this media literacy activity students analyze an article and a video news commentary from liberal and conservative media sources for messages about how the media responds to lies told by President Trump.

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Relevant Subject Area(s)

English Language Arts, General Media And Information Literacy, Psychology, Journalism, US History And Government, Sociology

Grade Level(s)

High School, College

Media Type(s)

Editorial Opinion, Magazine Article, News Video, Television Program


Sox Sperry

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Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH)