I will be honest- I am an OWN Network junkie 🙂
I also closely follow the Ling sisters, I think their style of documentary journalism is
Tonight, Lisa started her series, ‘Our America with Lisa Ling’ on OWN.
The first episode explored faith healers and faith healing. She featured three people attending a three day Faith- Healing meeting in Charlotte.
She presented each story with empathy and an open mind, wondering if somehow, she could witness a miracle because of the emotional investment she had in each person, and their story. At one point in the meeting she stepped out, realizing ‘There’s no place for doubt in that room’.
I am not a believer in faith healing, and I’m not trying to pass this off as a ‘pro religion’ endorsement.
It is simply an observation of what is to me, is an an awesome blend of investigative reporting, empathy, and some insight into the mind of a true journalist.
Lisa Ling’s show airs Tuesday nights on OWN Network.