Weekly Recommended Reading

How Fake News Turned a Small Town Upside Down, What the media gets wrong about Donald Trump...

How Fake News Turned a Small Town Upside Down At the height of the 2016 election, exaggerated reports of a juvenile sex crime brought a media maelstrom to Twin Falls — one the Idaho city still hasn't recovered from, from The New York Times

Oliver Sipple How saving President Ford’s life ruined Oliver Sipple’s life, podcast from Radiolab

What the media gets wrong about Donald Trump, according to the NYT's Maggie Haberman, podcast from Recode

The Media Really Has Neglected Puerto Rico, from FiveThirtyEight

Billie Jean King Plays to Win The tennis legend talks loneliness, leadership, and the meaning of “ladylike,” from Shondaland

The College Try Liz Waite and Kersheral Jessup couldn't afford a higher education, let alone rent. But they worked and scrounged and slept on couches to put themselves through school. Will their degrees be worth it?, from The California Sunday Magazine