Behind the news

Episode 6: Truth to power

Episode 6: Truth to power

Were US news networks right to cut away from Donald Trump when he made baseless claims of voter fraud?


This week on Behind the News, the podcast that takes you inside our newsroom, we consider whether the decision made by several US news networks to cut away from President Donald Trump when he made baseless claims of voter fraud was the right approach. We’re also joined by Andrew Neil, the broadcaster and founder of the upcoming channel GB News, and Mark Lukasiewicz, dean of the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication in New York.


This week on Behind the News, the podcast that takes you inside our newsroom, we consider whether the decision made by several US news networks to cut away from President Donald Trump when he made baseless claims of voter fraud was the right approach. We’re also joined by Andrew Neil, the broadcaster and founder of the upcoming channel GB News, and Mark Lukasiewicz, dean of the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication in New York.