Fake News and Media Politics – Writing Intensive

3 credits

PEA_ST 3400W

Peace Studies
College of Arts and Science

(same as SOCIOL 3400). In this course we study the political impact of the growing concentration of media ownership in the U.S. We develop critical thinking skills to identify “fake news,” and types of media bias to compare U.S. media coverage of current issues with media in other parts of the world.