For the sake of this article, we have used an image of CNN, but it goes far beyond just them. In recent months, public trust in the media has cratered across the board.
Trust in media wasn’t very high to begin with, but with the onset of the Coronavirus pandemic, and the riots the media keeps telling us are ‘mostly peaceful’ their credibility is in the toilet.
News Busters reports:
Poll: Support for Bumbling, Dishonest Media Plummets During Pandemic
Journalists think the pandemic has been bad for Donald Trump? Maybe they should look in the mirror. The coronavirus has hit the press from one coast to the other, according to a new poll released early Thursday.
The survey asked respondents: “How has your view of each of the following industries changed since the start of the coronavirus pandemic?” The approval of the media dropped five percent, second only to airlines, which shed seven percent.
According to an article written by Sara Fischer, a media reporter for the Axios website: