Trump, the Airwaves and the Broadcast-Hoax Rule

Official White House Photo: Joyce Boghosian

As COVID-19 spreads from city to city, neighborhood to neighborhood and house to house, disinformation is being spread over the public airwaves by syndicated right-wing personalities and the media conglomerates that air their programs.

In many cases, radio and TV hosts like Sean Hannity, Laura Ingraham and Rush Limbaugh are simply following President Trump’s lead as he convenes…

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TimKarr

TimKarr

All things media, online & off, but mostly on. Timothy Karr advocates for universal access to open networks at Free Press and Free Press Action Fund.