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Pursuit of Happiness Hour – The Fourth Estate

What is the role of a free press in our democracy? To what degree does the separation of powers in the formal structure of government depend on a well-functioning press? Where has the press fulfilled or failed its role with respect to the power of government? Of the people? How have social media and other cultural phenomenon changed the nature and political efficacy of the press in a polarized polity?

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Wed Dec 9, 2020
5:00pm - 6:15pm EDT