MCB17-Interview: Rasmus Kleis Nielsen on "Fake News" and "Real News"

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MCB17-Speaker Rasmus Kleis Nielsen

 

Rasmus Kleis Nielsen is Director of Research at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford and serves as Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Press/Politics. In our video interview, he introduces us to the topics of the keynote he will hold at #MCB17.

Many see fake news as a threat to democracy, illustrated by the US election. But is real news, and its inability to connect with many people, in fact the main problem? How can we make news better?