Recent show highlights 

  • Reporter not sorry for press room outburst

    Political analyst Brian Karem tells CNN's Brian Stelter he is not sorry for his outburst against White House press secretary Sarah Sanders during a White House press briefing.
  • CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 05:  Demonstrators protest Trump administration policy that enables federal agents to separate undocumented migrant children from their parents at the border on June 5, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. The tough stance on immigration issues has been seen as popular with much of his base support.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

    Top story on Father's Day: migrant families

    Brian Karem, Olivia Nuzzi and Doug Heye join Brian Stelter to discuss coverage of the policy change that is causing more parents to be separated from their children after crossing the border illegally. Nuzzi says Trump is "lying about this policy."
  • Karem not sorry for briefing room outburst

    Brian Karem tells Brian Stelter he has no regrets about interrupting Sarah Sanders at a recent briefing. Rather, he's sorry to suffering families "for waiting so long and holding my temper." He said he is "extremely angry with this administration."
  • President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at the White House, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    Trump's 'vicious cycle' of dishonesty

    President Trump's interviews and pressers generated a lot of news coverage and a lot of fact-checks. Brian Karem, Olivia Nuzzi and Doug Heye discuss the value of "access" with Brian Stelter.
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    How to make a 'truth sandwich'

    Brian Stelter shares linguist George Lakoff's advice about stopping the spread of political lies. Stelter's idea is a "truth sandwich." Doug Heye says news outlets shouldn't give so much attention to Trump's tweets.
  • PASADENA, CA - JULY 29:  Robert Reiner at 'LBJ' panel during Politicon at Pasadena Convention Center on July 29, 2017 in Pasadena, California.

    Rob Reiner on Trump, the probe and the press

    Filmmaker Rob Reiner, an outspoken Trump critic, talks with Brian Stelter about the health of our press, our parties and our democracy. He says pro-Trump talk shows and websites are "essentially state-run media."
  • NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28:  CEO, AT&T Entertainment Group John Stankey poses backstage at the MediaLink Presents: MASS-terclass: The New Age of Mass Personalization panel on the Times Center Stage during 2016 Advertising Week New York on September 28, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images for Advertising Week New York)

    Stelter on the AT&T deal and CNN's future

    Brian Stelter discusses AT&T's ownership of CNN and the other parts of what is now formerly known as Time Warner. He also shares highlights from his interview with John Stankey, the new head of WarnerMedia.
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    Vice: a company 'built on hype'

    Reeves Wiedeman joins Brian Stelter to discuss his New York magazine story about Vice Media. He says a company that was "built on hype" must now face the real issue of the limits to its growth.
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    Don't hit snooze on the news, Stelter says

    Brian Stelter says it's time for a wake-up call. A new Pew survey finds that seven out of ten Americans are overwhelmed with the amount of news coverage. But right now is a really bad time to have "news fatigue," he says, citing Trump administration scandals and chaos.
  • LA MALBAIE , QC - JUNE 09:  US President Donald Trump leaves after holding a press conference ahead of his early departure from the G7 Summit on June 9, 2018 in La Malbaie, Canada. Canada are hosting the leaders of the UK, Italy, the US, France, Germany and Japan for the two day summit, in the town of La Malbaie.  (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)

    Where Trump heard about this conspiracy theory

    The president promoted a baseless new theory about the origins of the Russia probe. "Trump is essentially boiling the frog," Indira Lakshmanan says, citing "that old parable about how you turn up the heat slowly on the frog until he doesn't realize it."
  • Editor reacts to seizure of reporter's data

    Ali Watkins' former editor Ben Smith talks with Brian Stelter about the government's seizure of Watkins' phone and email records in a criminal investigation. He asks: "What compelled them to use this kind of last resort tool of covertly spying on journalists?"


  • Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter is the host of "Reliable Sources" and the senior media correspondent for CNN Worldwide.
Incoming White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci talks with reporters during 'Regional Media Day' at the White House July 25, 2017 in Washington, DC.