Interviews

How to be a Good News Consumer with Jessica Yellin

How to be a Good News Consumer with Jessica Yellin

In an era of the 24-hour news cycle, we are constantly bombarded with new information, analysis and opinions. Sharon sits down with long-time journalist, author, and former CNN Chief White House Correspondent, Jessica Yellin to tackle the topic of the media and news. Sharon and Jessica are here to teach listeners how to cut through the noise and discern what is actually news. Jessica gives an insider’s look into the faults she sees in today’s media, while also reminding listeners the essential role the media plays in our society. Sharon and Jessica believe the media has the ability to inform and empower the American public. Listen to find out how they believe this is possible. Spoiler alert: it starts with you!

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  • Host: Sharon McMahon
  • Executive Producer: Heather Jackson

Guest

Guest

Jessica Yellin

Jessica Yellin is an author, respected journalist and former, Emmie-award-winning CNN Chief White House Correspondent. After spending decades working for some of the biggest media outlets in the country, Jessica wrote the book, Savage News and currently uses her viral Instagram account to provide “news not noise.” Jessica is now on a mission to carefully discern what information from the media is actually newsworthy and share it with her followers.