Michael Flynn

There is no fake news in Showtime's winning 'Fourth Estate'

There is no fake news in Showtime's winning 'Fourth Estate'

After watching Showtime’s “The Fourth Estate,” I am starting to believe Liz Garbus is the best documentary filmmaker going.

And during this existential time of revolutionary change in the world of journalism, we are lucky to have her so compellingly document a significant slice of one of the greatest stories and struggles in the history of the profession: The New York Times’ effort to cover the nation’s most unconventional president with the high standards of legacy journalism.

Watch Garbus’ 2009 documentary, “Shouting Fire: Stories from the edge of Free Speech,” and you will understand her reverence for the First Amendment. View her 2015...

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