Fake News? Real News? The Legal History of the“Real News” and Why It’s Not Real Any More

By Justin Antitheist

There is no “real news”. There used to be, because it was required by law. But that has changed in a series of steps, each one a nail in the coffin. I will explain it to you in this video.


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