Topic: The Founders and the Media

There is always a struggle in this world to sort through news and information. How do we discern between true information and “fake news.” During the days of colonial America, especially during the American War for Independence—and in the heated decade or so leading up to it—how did the founders talk with each other? The British Crown and Parliament often controlled what was allowed to be printed. Dr. Peter Lillback, the founding president of Providence Forum, joins Jerry Newcombe on Vocal Point to discuss the founders and the media.