Tucker Carlson welcomed Batya Ungar-Sargon on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” to discuss the failures of today’s mainstream media and the possibility of its redemption. This is the topic of Ungar-Sargon’s new book, Bad News: How Woke Media is Undermining Democracy.
The mission of journalism in the last thirty years has declined. Good journalism used to “afflict the comfortable, comfort the afflicted, hold the powerful to account, [and] be the eyes and ears of [the] readers and viewers.” Now, as a member of the Left, Ungar-Sargon asks, “How did we become the side that comforts the comfortable and afflicts the afflicted?”
Watch the full interview below.