On Wednesday, October 28th at 6:00PM ET, join us for a the 2020 Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics by Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post with Shorenstein Center Director Nancy Gibbs, moderating.
As election 2020 quickly approaches, are there similarities to 2016 or this a continuation of an unprecedented cycle in political history? How has the press evolved during the Trump administration and what effect did it have on covering the political landscape in the primaries and general election. With the growing absence of trust in the traditional press, what can be done to restore confidence in the institutions and how does journalism survive and thrive moving forward.
Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics, , presented by The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, commemorates the life of the reporter and historian who set the standard for contemporary political journalism and campaign coverage. Since 1989 the annual Theodore H. White Lecture has been delivered at the Kennedy School by a noted politician, journalist, or author