5.5: Guardians of Democracy with Brian Hansbury


On this episode, Brian Hansbury, co-founder of the Media and Democracy Project, joins host Lynda Woolard to talk about his group’s work to watchdog the media and push back against misinformation, false equivalencies, and bad framing that shrouds the truth from the public. As the Media and Democracy Project is a completely volunteer run organization, they are always looking for new recruits. Find out how to get involved in their mission via the links below.

Follow Media and Democracy Project on Mastodon, Twitter and Instagram.

Follow Fix Media Now on Mastodon and Twitter.

Sign up to receive their newsletter.

Register to attend one of their regular virtual meetings.

Check out their ⁠Local Journalism Directory⁠.

Watch Andrea Chalupa’s film Mr. Jones.

Watch Jen Senko’s documentary The Brainwashing of My Dad.

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