Maureen Dowd on Journalism in the Age of Trump

Maureen Dowd on Journalism in the Age of Trump

Our Election Day episode gets appropriately political. We visit with legendary New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd and explore her unique sensibility as a long time watch dog in Washington D.C. Maureen goes deep on the Shakespearian aspects of the Trump presidency and helps us understand the context and meaning of what’s happening in our democracy.

Keila Szpaller Takes Her Turn in the Hot Seat

Keila Szpaller took over the University of Montana “beat” in 2015. This Missoulian reporter and UM Journalism graduate has covered both the city of Missoula and UM during tumultuous and controversial times. In this episode we discuss her approach to reporting, sourcing, background, and what sort of stories bring joy to her work.

You can find her tweets @KeilaSzpaller and her reporting at www.missoulian.com