When reporters are more relevant as unwilling political props than as chroniclers of facts, what happens to the job of journalism? And does the US/Canada border protect us from this hall of mirrors? The New Republic’s Jeet Heer on how to tell the truth in the age of Trump.

Jeet Heer’s Twitter: @HeerJeet

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