Jessica Yellin is the founder of News Not Noise, a fresh voice in media that provides news and analysis on Instagram. News Not Noise counters COVID disinformation through fact-based reporting and interviews with experts including Dr. Fauci, the Gates Foundation, members of Biden-Harris’ COVID response team, as well as physicians on the front lines. You can find the account @JessicaYellin.
Yellin is the former chief White House correspondent for CNN and an Emmy and Gracie and Peabody award-winning political journalist reporting for CNN, ABC News and MSNBC. Her work has been published in The New York Times, The Daily Beast, Details, Entertainment Weekly, the Los Angeles Times, and The Atlantic. She is a graduate of Harvard University and the Westlake school for Girls in Los Angeles, California. Her first novel, Savage News, about reporting-while-female, is available now from HarperCollins.
Leaders in behavioral science, misinformation, and vaccine trust reflect on the culturally specific reasons distrust exists and how they can be identified and addressed to ensure uptake of vaccines to save lives.