Newsroom Cooperative News Deserts Threaten Democracy By Jason deBruyn • Dec 23, 2016 Photo Illustration by Jason deBruyn / WUNC Fake news has received significant attention in the wake of the 2016 election. But to many in the news industry, it’s the continuing demise of real news organizations that raises bigger warning flags. The American President By Laura Lee & Frank Stasio • Feb 26, 2016 Library of Congress The 2016 race for the White House is full of expectations from both sides of the aisle about the role of the 45th president. How has that office evolved? And what does history tell us about how presidents are judged?