Investigative Journalism in the Social Media Age

Investigative Journalism in the Social Media Age

Speakers

David Fahrenthold

The Washington Post

Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold won a 2017 Pulitzer Prize for his national reporting on then candidate Donald Trump's charitable giving. Fahrenthold used Twitter to fact check his reporting, asking for help from Twitter users. This conversation will focus on the future of transparent investigative journalism in the age of social media and during the Trump administration.

Primary Access: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Dual
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate