Watching the watchdogs
The Fourth Estate of the media has long been considered one of the cornerstones of democracies, serving as the public's check on the excesses of government. But the proliferation of the internet and mass media has brought with it a barrage of information and opinions, unprecedented in human history. Does journalism still serve its purpose and can it bring about any real change? Vincent Browne, one of Ireland's most renowned journalists and broadcasters, joins Oksana to discuss these issues.