Author: Gergő Plankó
2019 WPI Fellowjournalist, 444.hu
Posts by Gergő Plankó:
Laughing in the face of the culture wars
by Gergő Plankó | Aug 25, 2019 | Journalism, Journalism in the Trump Era, Political Coverage, Politics, Presidential Election, Social Media in Politics and JournalismIn my first full day as a WPI fellow in Minneapolis, I found myself in an Italian Renaissance style theatre room full of people laughing wholeheartedly at the penis size of Donald Trump. Bill Maher, comedian and political commentator, host of the HBO show Real Time...
Recent blog posts
We asked different groups in Minneapolis what changed in their town after George Floyd's murder?
Not much, was their reply.
In @finnowl's first #WPIFellowship blog post, he wonders if the defamation case against Fox News by Dominion Voting Systems will drag down other media, too. Minnesota academics and journalists weigh in:
Check out my latest @GlobalMinnesota podcast episode w/ @Fawzeyah & @SaqibTanveer of this year's @worldpressinst International Fellows! Hear about the challenges of conducting journalism and speaking truth to power in Nigeria and Pakistan.