Nearly no Americans trust the mainstream news media

Summary

Nearly no Americans trust the mainstream news media, according to a new study by the Media Insight Project (a partnership of The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and the American Press Institute).

Disproof

According to the study, 58% of the participants have a "great deal of confidence" or "some confidence" in the press (bit.ly/1SGqeAq), .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 25
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 18/04/2016
  • Language/target audience: Czech, English
  • Country: US
  • Keywords: Media
  • Outlet: sputniknews.com aeronet.cz
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Disproof

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