Recent show highlights 

  • DALLAS, TX - SEPTEMBER 14:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the American Airlines Center on September 14, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. More than 20,000 tickets have been distributed for the event.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

    Press secretly rooting for Trump impeachment?

    Matt Schlapp says Trump faces a "massive bias" every day. Alex Conant says there's a bias toward "covering conflict." But Kaitlan Collins says "hoping for an impeachment and watching for an impeachment are two very different things."
  • Why journalists like Trump's Twitter habit

    The president says the media "hates" his use of Twitter, but Kaitlan Collins disagrees. "We've never had access to the president's emotional state like we do with Donald Trump," she says. His tweets are a problem for aides and lawyers, though, she adds.
  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 3:  Demonstrators gather outside the White House to show support for President Donald Trump on June 3, 2017 in Washington, D.C. President Trump recently withdrew the United States from the Paris Climate Accord in hopes of growing jobs and cutting regulations. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

    Is America as divided as the media suggests?

    Brian Stelter discusses polarization with Steve Deace and Sally Kohn. Deace suggests "we in the media try something different," focusing more on ideas and policies to "de-escalate the rhetoric."
  • US President Donald Trump looks on as he hands out diplomas to Coast Guard cadets at the commencement ceremony at the US Coast Guard Academy, May 17, 2017 in New London, Connecticut. This is President Trump's second commencement address since taking office and comes amid controversy after his firing of FBI Director James Comey.

    Disagreeing without 'dehumanizing' others

    Sally Kohn and Steve Deace find common ground about passionate political debate. "We can have heated conversations without attacking, demeaning, dehumanizing each other. We need to do that more," Kohn says.
  • Did NBC mishandle Alex Jones interview?

    Conspiracy monger Alex Jones "is very influential," Charlie Warzel says, and "normal people need to know." Mo Ryan is more critical of NBC's decision to interview Jones. "He has played the game brilliantly, NBC much less so," Ryan says.
  • WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 16:  Reporters surround Senate Intelligence Committee ranking member Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) as he heads for his party's weekly policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol May 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. Many Republican and Democratic senators expressed frustration and concern about how President Donald Trump may have shared classified intelligence with the Russian foreign minister last week at the White House.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

    GOP senators trying to limit press access?

    Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) recounts an "odd" day when reporters were told they couldn't record interviews in Senate hallways. Klobuchar also says the Russia investigations are a "truth hunt," not a "witch hunt."
  • US filmaker Oliver Stone walks in Apiay Military Base in Villavicencio, Meta department, Colombia. Stone will go with the foreign envoys to pick up three hostages, including a toddler, kidnapped by the Revolutionary Armed Foreces of Colombia (FARC) leftist guerrilla. He is also planning to make a movie of the Latin American situation. AFP PHOTO/Mauricio DUE-AS (Photo credit should read MAURICIO DUENAS/AFP/Getty Images)

    Oliver Stone says 'we have demonized Russia'

    Oliver Stone has been criticized for his gentle questioning of Russian president Vladimir Putin. Stone's response: "I can't change his mind. I can show his mind." He claims "Trump has been boxed-in" by the Russia investigations
  • WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 09: US President Donald Trump (R) participates in the 'Roads, Rails, and Regulatory Relief roundtable meeting', at the Department of Transportation on June 9, 2017 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

    Andy Borowitz says Trump 'defies satire'

    The New Yorker satirist Andy Borowitz describes how his job has become more challenging with Trump as president. "It's very hard to make a daily diet of comedy out of something that is already ridiculous," he says.


    Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter is the host of "Reliable Sources" and the senior media correspondent for CNN Worldwide.