As a way to pull back the curtain amid National News Literacy Week, Adam Symson, the president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company, sits down with Scripps News' Christian Bryant to explore what's happened in the news industry in terms of trust and transparency. He shares the changes he's seen since his start in the business, including the new idea of a hostile relationship between audience and journalists, and solutions for building valuable relationships with viewers.
Just 26% of Americans say they trust most news most of the time. This annual event underscores the vital role of news literacy in a democracy and provides audiences of all ages with the knowledge and tools to become more news-literate.