Professional journalism and fake news
17:00 – 18:15
Three years in a row the American website CareerCast.com, which helps young people find something to their liking, posts the results of a study that suggests that a “journalist” is now the worst job. Of course, this is a consequence of the conviction that professional journalism exists no more, that the Internet killed it. Why do we need television, if everything can be seen on the phone screen?
But is it true?
Leonid Mlechin, journalist and writer, winner of many prestigious awards, has an answer to this question.