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Richard Stengel Explains How to Combat Disinformation

Clip: 10/22/2019 | 16m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

Richard Stengel is the former Editor-in-Chief of Time and a former Under Secretary of State in the Obama administration, where he led the department’s counter-disinformation efforts. He joins Walter Isaacson to discuss his new book “Information Wars,” which offers a deep dive into the fake news phenomenon, beginning with his own experience with Ukraine during the Russian invasion of Crimea.

Aired: 10/22/19

Rating: NR

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