Satire Holds Media, Politicians to Account

Journalism has many voices, not all of them immediately recognizable. This story profiles the current wave of comedians on television, like Samantha Bee and John Oliver, who are taking on issues like refugees and accountability: "Often the most important news can be equally delivered with quick-wit and a sharp tongue that not only informs the public, but also takes the pompous out of politics."

Source: Ethical Journalism Network

Posted on: February 27, 2016