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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/adult

Media Type(s)

Editorial Opinion, Magazine Article, News Video, Television Program

Author(s)

Sox Sperry

View Standards

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