Reporters shout questions at a Donald Trump press conference, February 2017 (Carlos Barria/Reuters)

Are the US and UK media failing to hold those in power to account, from Donald Trump to the 2020 US Presidential election to Britain’s Brexit Government??

In an 18-minute interview, I speak with Juliana Christenson of Liverpool Student Radio about the challenge of spectacle v. issues in American politics — and how we can get “media literate” to deal with the problem.