David Frum, an editor for The Atlantic and former speechwriter for President George W. Bush, said the media’s recent reporting mistakes are exactly why readers should trust journalists.
“Journalism is a process. The way you discover the truth as a consumer of news is not be reading any one story and thinking ‘aha here’s the truth,’” Frum said. “You have to be engaged in it. You have to be an active consumer.”
“In the process, there are going to be overshoots and undershoots,” Frum added. Read more at The Hill.