CHATHAM BOROUGH, N.J. — Are you a fan of Save Jersey?
Are you also fascinated by (or sick of) the #fakenews phenomenon that’s monopolized the minds of American political and media circles for the past 2-3 years?
Then join Save Jersey Founder and Blogger-in-Chief MATT ROONEY for one night only:
Our series of talks with journalists, started in November 2018, continues. Pre-registration is requested. Sign up online via the Find Tickets link above, in person, or call 973-635-0603. For more information on speakers, visit www.chathamlibrary.org/call
Tuesday, January 22 – 7 pm
Fake News is Old News
In this interactive talk, Matt Rooney, an attorney and the founder of SaveJersey.com, will explore the controversial “fake news” phenomenon from the perspective of a social media commentator. Rooney’s analysis will include an in-depth look at the establishment media’s under-discussed role in bringing about the demise of its own credibility, the corresponding ascent of new media sources (like Save Jersey), and the rise of fake news amid the conflict.
You can sign up online or call the library at 973-635-0603.
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