Goldman School of Public Policy - University of California, Berkeley

Reporting Real News with Garance Burke—In the Arena with Jonathan Stein

Garance Burke, Jonathan Stein

Date: January 5, 2017 Duration: 24 minutes

Garance Burke (MPP '05), an investigative reporter with the Associated Press, recounts her most impactful work of 2016, including coverage of Donald Trump's crude behavior on the set of "The Apprentice" and the abuse of Central American migrant children in California. She also describes the value of using big data in journalism and AP's new partnership with Facebook aimed at debunking fake news. Burke shares her experiences and insights with civil rights attorney Jonathan Stein, a fellow alum of the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley.