Taking Down the Daily Show with Allison Kilkenny and Jamie Kilstein

Allison and Jamie discuss how young people are turning to comedy shows like The Daily Show and The Colbert Report for their news. What does this say about mainstream media? Later on, they discuss how MSM claims their ratings drop as soon as they discuss climate change. Should this be a determining factor in reporting the news? -LW


Video Description
Abby Martin interviews co-founders of Citizen Radio and authors of the new book, #NEWSFAIL, Allison Kilkenny and Jamie Kilstein, about the biggest flaws in corporate comedy news and why topics like feminism and climate change are covered so poorly by cable news.