Garland: Do you trust the government, or the media?
Do you trust the government or the media to tell you the truth? A major newspaper and government agencies reported that Russians had infiltrated a U.S. utility. It turned out not to be true.
The Washington Post was first to report that Russian hackers had infiltrated a Vermont power utility's computer network. Sounds scary, right? Only, that story had to be retracted once additional details came out that shed more light on exactly the level of compromise that the hackers were able to achieve.
At a time when trust in the media is at an all-time low, are you more inclined to take what the government tells you at face value?
We had a great conversation today, tune in on the link below!
FULL AUDIO: Do you trust the government or the media?
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