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"Reliable Sources" with Brian Stelter examines the media world -- telling the story behind the story -- how news and pop culture get made. Discussions revolve around media fairness and objectivity, with panels consisting of journalists from top television, digital and print news organizations. Regularly featured special one-on-one interviews with major media figures are also part of the Sunday morning show.

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The impact of the Julian Assange case on press freedoms; right-wing media vs. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.); media strategies of 2020 Democrats; Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) files a $150 million lawsuit against McClatchy Co.
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Finnish investigative journalist Jessikka Aro; Jim Rutenberg, media columnist for The New York Times; Joseph Azam, a former senior vice president at News Corp., reveals why he quit the company.
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Inside the media strategy for a 2020 contender; Barr's "no collusion" letter emboldens the president's attacks against the press; reporters look inward to evaluate media coverage of the Mueller probe.
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Brian Stelter examines how journalists do their jobs and how the media affects the stories they cover.
aired 33 days ago
Tech companies and internet radicalization; the news media and President Trump's threats against opponents; controversies involving television hosts Tucker Carlson and Jeanine Pirro.
aired 40 days ago
BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti's predictions about the future of the internet; asking if the Democratic National Committee was right to block Fox News from hosting Democratic primary debates; Bill Shine resigns as White House communications chief.
aired 47 days ago
Brian Stelter examines how journalists do their jobs and how the media affects the stories they cover.
aired 54 days ago
Violent plot against journalists revealed; why the Jussie Smollett story had so much traction; remembering imprisoned journalists; Oscars and National Enquirer's parent company; CNN's hiring of ex-Sessions spokeswoman stirs controversy.
aired 61 days ago
How bogus information spreads and sows confusion; the media reacts to President Trump's national emergency declaration; a BBC cameraman is assaulted at President Trump's campaign rally; a journalist is arrested for "cyber libel" in the Philippines.
aired 68 days ago
Jeff Bezos vs. The National Enquirer; former New York Times editor Jill Abramson is accused of committing plagiarism in her book about the news media; CNN gains unprecedented access to Facebook for a new documentary.
aired 75 days ago
How the Democrats and Howard Schultz are being covered; President Trump's view of a free press; how broadcasters should cover the State of the Union address.
aired 82 days ago
Robert Mueller indicts Roger Stone; what the media is saying about the end of the government shutdown; new books by Trump insiders; the media primary for Democratic presidential candidates; understanding the polls about President Trump and the wall.
aired 89 days ago
BuzzFeed's story on President Trump and his former lawyer Michael Cohen; The Atlantic magazine puts "Impeach" on its cover; the stakes of the government shutdown; State of the Union uncertainty; Fox's caravan coverage.
aired 96 days ago
Coverage of the government shutdown; Bill Shine's role at the White House; Susan Zirinsky becomes the first female president of CBS News; inside the National Enquirer's investigation of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.
aired 103 days ago
Columnist Connie Schultz; how the press is framing the Democratic power shift; former executive editor of The New York Times Jill Abramson argues that the paper's coverage is anti-Trump; NBC News veteran William Arkin's epic farewell note.
aired 110 days ago
Media shake-ups in 2018 and challenges for 2019; MeToo reporting brings systemic abuse into the spotlight; the problem with the term "fake news"; the media's biggest winners and losers of the year.
aired 117 days ago
Brian Stelter examines how journalists do their jobs and how the media affects the stories they cover.
aired 124 days ago
Connecting the dots between President Trump's legal troubles; the president's very public search for a new chief of staff; American Media Inc. CEO David Pecker flips as the National Enquirer confesses to "catch and kill."
aired 131 days ago
A flurry of bad news for President Trump; draft report about CBS reveals toxic culture and new misconduct allegations.
aired 138 days ago
How investigators and journalists are getting to the bottom of the Trump-Russia plot; how partisan media outlets are reacting to the newest revelations from the Mueller probe.
aired 145 days ago
Brian Stelter examines how journalists do their jobs and how the media affects the stories they cover.

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