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A senior White House aide is reportedly sharing fake stories with staffers to identify who's leaking to the press

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A senior White House aide is feeding staffers inaccurate stories to try to identify who is leaking to the press, according to a New York Times report.
President Donald Trump's administration has been plagued by a string of leaks in past months, with one staffer quitting last week over reports of a leaked comment.
Trump and top administration officials have condemned leaks and instituted several measures to stop staffers from speaking to the press.
A senior White House aide is deliberately feeding inaccurate stories to White House staffers in an effort to weed out those who are speaking...
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What an Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker learned by embedding herself with The New York Times as it covered the first year of Trump's presidency

What an Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker learned by embedding herself with The New York Times as it covered the first year of Trump's presidency

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Showtime
Documentary filmmaker Liz Garbus looks at how The New York Times covered President Trump in his first year in office in "The Fourth Estate."
The four-part docuseries examines the inner workings of the paper's newsroom and the reporters getting the stories.
Garbus told Business Insider a big reason for doing the project was to show the importance of journalism in the "fake news" era.
Like many in the country, documentary filmmaker Liz Garbus was shocked when Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States. But what really fascinated her was how the media would be able...
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