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26 juin 2020

On the Media il y a 6 heures
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/your-lying-eyes-on-the-media

Your Lying Eyes

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In recent weeks, the Trump administration has removed multiple people from key watchdog roles. On the week’s On the Media: how the president keeps weakening the tools meant to hold him accountable. Plus, looking for truth when police keep lying. 1. Liz Hempowicz [@lizhempowicz] of the Project (...)


25 juin 2020

On the Media 25 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/abstinence-only-coronavirus-guidance-wont-save-us-o

"Abstinence-Only" Coronavirus Guidance Won’t Save Us

Brooke and Bob - On The Media - Jun. 24, 2020 - https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm062420_podextra.mp3

When the US entered the early stages of the pandemic, federal and municipal leaders maintained that the best way to prevent the spread of the pandemic was for as many people as possible to "Stay Home." Technically, that advice was sound: the only surefire way to prevent illness is to eliminate (...)


19 juin 2020

On the Media 19 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-undertow-2020-06-19

The Undertow

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We visualize the coronavirus pandemic as coming in waves, but the national picture of new cases shows no sign of abating. This week, On the Media examines the lack of urgency around upwards of 20,000 confirmed daily cases. And, making sense of how the current social uprisings fit into a cycle (...)


18 juin 2020

On the Media 18 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/military-stands-up-to-trump

The Military Stands Up To Trump

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It began with the President’s notorious bible photo-op, preceded by a military crackdown north of the White House clearing protesters from Lafayette Square. Several days later, General Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, publicly renounced his role in enabling the June 1st (...)


17 juin 2020

On the Media 17 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/food-race-and-bon-appetit

The Milkshake Duck-ing of Bon Appetit

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There’s this old internet fable about a duck who liked milkshakes. Everyone loved the Milkshake Duck, until it turned out to be racist. The moral of the story is that everything online either turns to caca, or we learn it always was. The latest example, we submit, is the so-called Food Media — (...)


12 juin 2020

On the Media 12 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-its-going-down

It’s Going Down

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As public opinion catches up to the Black Lives Matter movement, some activists are calling to “defund the police.” On this week’s On the Media, the debate over whether to take that slogan literally. Plus, what investigative reporting tells us about how police departments protect abusive cops. (...)


10 juin 2020

On the Media 10 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/new-york-times-opinion-page

All The Opinion That’s Fit To Print ?

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Two years ago, Vox's David Roberts wrote a piece arguing that The New York Times opinion section is not honest about the state of American conservatism. The animating force behind conservative politics in this country, he wrote, is Trumpism. Therefore, to invite conservative writers who truly (...)


5 juin 2020

On the Media 5 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2020-06-05

No Justice, No Peace

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In the midst of a historic week of protests, the national conversation about police is quickly transforming. This week, On the Media looks at the language used here and abroad to describe the "civil unrest" in America. Then, we explore how decades of criminal justice policy decisions brought us (...)


3 juin 2020

On the Media 3 juin 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/trumps-age-old-christian-persecution-complex

Trump and the Christian Persecution Complex

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On Monday, President Trump stood outside St. John's Episcopal Church, which had caught fire the day prior in protests for racial justice. When he brandished a Bible before photographers, Trump knew exactly what message he was sending: Christianity is under siege and the president is the (...)


29 mai 2020

On the Media 29 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-boiling-point

Boiling Point

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Protestors are expressing outrage over police brutality while the president is threatening violence against them on Twitter. We follow how this latest chapter of unrest follows generations of pain, and how the Karen meme is shedding light on racism and entitlement during the pandemic. Plus: how (...)


27 mai 2020

On the Media 27 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/chase-woodruff-angry-and-he-thinks-you-should-be-to

Chase Woodruff is angry and he thinks you should be too

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As an On the Media listener, you follow the news - probably more so during this pandemic. And you will have noted articles filled with compassion for the families of those who have died, perhaps cynicism in the coverage of politicians’ motives and a ton of data analysis to interpret the numbers (...)


22 mai 2020

On the Media 22 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-mourning-in-america-2020-05-22

Mourning in America

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As the Covid-19 death toll continues to climb, many Americans are struggling to mourn in the middle of an ongoing tragedy. This week, On the Media examines how ambitious obituary campaigns may allow our fractured country to grieve together, and help future generations tell the story of our (...)


20 mai 2020

On the Media 20 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/brooke-speaks-mrs-america-creator-dahvi-waller

Brooke speaks with "Mrs. America" creator Dahvi Waller

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"Mrs. America," now streaming on Hulu, depicts the near-passage of the Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s and portrays the preeminent voice of the opposition, Phyllis Schlafly. Brooke spoke with the show's creator and executive producer, Dahvi Waller, about what drew her to the era and what (...)


15 mai 2020

On the Media 15 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-communication-breakdown

Communication Breakdown

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In this episode, a tale of two cities. It turns out there’s a literal playbook for communications during an epidemic. Seattle followed it. New York didn’t. And, how incomplete information from leaders has created room for conspiracies to flourish — and what we can do about them. 1. Phil (...)


13 mai 2020

On the Media 13 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/are-online-courts-less-fair-on-the-media

Are Online Courts Less Fair ?

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The pandemic has forced even the most technophobic online. After refusing for years, the Supreme Court is now hearing oral arguments over the phone and live streaming them, an initiative that — aside from the awkwardness that comes with conference calls — seems to be going well. On May 12, the (...)


8 mai 2020

On the Media 8 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/local-news-on-the-media

No News Is Bad News

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The news breaking every day and every minute makes it possible to miss the local news drought advancing all around us. Hundreds of papers have closed and tens of thousands of reporting jobs have been cut to satisfy a starving bottom line. On this week’s On The Media: the local news business, at (...)


6 mai 2020

On the Media 6 mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/finding-covid-panacea-easier-said-done-on-the-media

Waiting For a Game-Changer

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Over the past few weeks, the public has been introduced — by way of Gilead Science, and a leaked video of doctors discussing their preliminary trial data — to a new potential therapy for Covid-19. Remdesivir, a broad-spectrum antiviral medication, was cleared by the FDA this week to treat (...)


1er mai 2020

On the Media 1er mai 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-open-season

Open Season

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Pressure is mounting for journalists to cover sexual assault allegations against Joe Biden. This week on On the Media, we consider how the Democrats once on the front lines of the #MeToo movement are being forced to answer for their presumptive nominee. Plus, fringe groups are calling to reopen (...)


29 avril 2020

On the Media 29 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/art-disastertising-on-the-media

The Art of Disastertising

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Want to do your part in this pandemic? Why don't you try becoming a Couch Potatotriot, someone who stays home to save lives, but also eats Burger King? It's part of the company's brand pivot — one of many that companies have performed in order to keep their goods and services relevant. Another (...)


24 avril 2020

On the Media 24 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-matters-time-space

On Matters of Time and Space

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Over the past two months, packed cities have been repeatedly blamed for the rapid spread of coronavirus. Meanwhile, in jails and prisons, incarcerated people have been contracting the virus at alarming rates, in no small part due to their own overcrowded conditions. On this week's On the Media, (...)


22 avril 2020

On the Media 22 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-environment-got-political-2

How The Environment Got Political

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To mark the 50th Earth Day, we’re re-airing a piece from 2017. In his proposed 2021 fiscal year budget, Trump has asked Congress for the fourth year in a row to slash funding for the Environmental Protection Agency, essentially stripping away the last remaining programs aimed at curbing climate (...)


17 avril 2020

On the Media 17 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-model-behavior

Model Behavior

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As the coronavirus continues to devastate communities across the globe, the Trump administration and right-wing propagandists work to recast the White House response and redirect the blame. This week, On The Media considers partisan revisionist history in the White House briefing room and (...)


15 avril 2020

On the Media 15 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/virtual-worship-older-you-think

Virtual Worship Is Older Than You Think

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Spring is peak holy season in the United States: Easter and Passover are underway and Ramadan starts next week. While most faith communities have moved worship online, a small number have refused to stop in-person services, with deadly consequences. (Jack Jenkins at Religion News Service is (...)


10 avril 2020

On the Media 10 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-blindsided

Blindsided

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As the number of COVID cases rises, why are there still so many unknowns about its reach? This week, On the Media explores the lack of government transparency — and how third parties are filling in the gaps. Plus, as sports give way to socially distant e-sports, how broadcasters are adapting (...)


8 avril 2020

On the Media 8 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-hydroxychloroquine-became-thing

How Hydroxychloroquine Became A Thing

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President Trump has continued to push the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for Covid-19, even though scientists say more research is needed to prove that it is safe and effective. But how'd we get here in the first place? Julia Carrie Wong is a reporter for The (...)


On the Media 8 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-hydroxychloroquine-became-thing

How Hydroxychloroquine Became A Thing

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President Trump has continued to push the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for Covid-19, even though scientists say more research is needed to prove that it is safe and effective. But how'd we get here in the first place? Julia Carrie Wong is a reporter for The (...)


3 avril 2020

On the Media 3 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-war-what-is-it-good-for

War, What Is It Good For ?

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Many elected officials have declared metaphorical war against the coronavirus. On this week’s show, On The Media examines the historical risks and benefits of relying on bombastic cliches. Plus, quarantined celebrities are revealing how they are and, more often, aren’t just like us. 1. Jeet Heer (...)


2 avril 2020

On the Media 2 avril 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/we-live-zoom-now-and-might-be-problem

We Live On Zoom Now – And That Might Be a Problem

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Since many of us have retreated to our homes in the past month, we’ve been connected to each other mostly through our screens. Work meetings, dinners, catch-ups with old friends, classes, religious ceremonies, weddings, funerals. They’re all taking place in one location: our computers. And often, (...)


27 mars 2020

On the Media 27 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-playing-the-hero

Playing The Hero

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Elected officials offer a flood of facts and spin in daily coronavirus briefings. On this week’s On the Media, hear how the press could do a better job separating vital information from messaging. Plus, a look at the unintended consequences of armchair epidemiology. And, how one watchdog (...)


25 mars 2020

On the Media 25 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/when-coronavirus-isnt-only-crisis

When Coronavirus Isn’t The Only Crisis

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Last week, roughly 400 Israelis got an alert on their cell phone: “You must immediately go into isolation [for 14 days] to protect your relatives and the public.” Data-tracking suggested that they had recently spent time near someone who had tested positive for Covid-19. The next day, hundreds of (...)


20 mars 2020

On the Media 20 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-bracing-for-impact

Bracing for Impact

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As a global pandemic threatens to upend life as we know it, the future is becoming increasingly difficult to grapple with. On this week's On the Media, we turn to people who have been spent years readying themselves for societal collapse: doomsday preppers. Plus, how a different disaster — (...)


18 mars 2020

On the Media 18 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/can-eviction-moratoriums-stop-bleeding

Can Eviction Moratoriums Stop The Bleeding ?

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From Miami to Massachusetts, from San Francisco to Pittsburgh to New York, housing courts are closing up and marshals are standing down as various eviction moratoriums provide at least one answer to the mounting economic uncertainties caused by the coronavirus. In this podcast extra, Brooke and (...)


13 mars 2020

On the Media 13 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-civilization-interrupted

Civilization, Interrupted

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The World Health Organization has officially declared the spread of COVID-19 a global pandemic. On this week's On the Media, how coverage of the virus in the United States, overseas and onscreen is informing how we cope with the threat of infection. 1. McKay Coppins [@mckaycoppins], staff (...)


12 mars 2020

On the Media 12 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/unique-petri-dish

A Unique Petri Dish

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The COVID-19 pandemic has expanded our vocabulary with terms like “social distancing” and “self-isolation.” In an article in Slate, physician and Harvard Medical School instructor Jeremy Samuel Faust gave us one more: “case fatality rate,” or CFR. Initial reports have the CFR for this disease at 2 to (...)


11 mars 2020

On the Media 11 mars 2020 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/why-nonvoters-choose-opt-out

Why Nonvoters Choose to Opt Out

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In advance of yesterday’s primaries, we saw some electoral anxieties of a slightly new variety: would voters turn out in the face of COVID-19? In the end, over 3.5 million people voted — not an appreciable decline, but then, the virus is still relatively limited here in the US. And even under the (...)


6 mars 2020

On the Media 6 mars 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-our-bodies-ourselves

Our Bodies, Ourselves

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The press called out President Trump after he dismissed an alarming coronavirus statistic on – quote – a “hunch.” On this week’s On The Media, what both Trump and his critics miss in their pursuit of certainty. Plus, why the political scientist who predicted the 2018 midterms thinks Democrats will (...)


4 mars 2020

On the Media 4 mars 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-covering-pandemic-when-institutions-go

Covering a Pandemic When Institutions Go Dark

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As the global death toll from novel coronavirus continues to increase, the American media are looking to national public health institutions to make sense of the scope and severity of the damage. Much reporting has come from semi-regular phone pressers with the Center for Disease Control and (...)


28 février 2020

On the Media 28 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-black-swans

Black Swans

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As coronavirus spreads, the Center for Disease Control is warning Americans to take urgent precautions. Meanwhile, the White House says tune out and calm down. On this week’s On the Media, what to expect as COVID-19 threatens to make its way through a ruptured body politic. Plus, amid so much (...)


26 février 2020

On the Media 26 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/msnbc-being-very-very-calm-about-bernie-sanders

MSNBC Is Being Very, Very Calm About Bernie Sanders

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On Saturday, what most pollsters, politicos, and Bernie Sanders campaign organizers had been saying for days, if not weeks, proved true: namely, that the Democratic Socialist candidate for president had been well-poised for victory in Nevada, the most diverse state in the race thus far. Since (...)


21 février 2020

On the Media 21 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-money-power-glory

Money, Power, Glory

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The showdown for the Democratic nomination continues, and the gloves have come off. This week, On the Media examines the conflicting narratives around how each candidate raises money. Plus, how changes at the National Archives could distort the historical record of the Trump administration. 1. (...)


19 février 2020

On the Media 19 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/corporations-were-always-people

Corporations Were Always People

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No discussion of money and politics is complete without a tip of the hat to Citizens United, the landmark Supreme Court ruling of 10 years ago that recognized corporations as people and their money as speech. That ruling was followed a few years ago by the Hobby Lobby decision, giving business (...)


14 février 2020

On the Media 14 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-norm

Norm !

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Attorney General Bill Barr appeared to spar with Donald Trump in the latest chapter of the Roger Stone case. On this week’s On the Media, why the apparent interference in the Justice Department’s work should cause concern. Plus, Customs and Border Patrol builds a new bulwark against disclosure (...)


12 février 2020

On the Media 12 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-presents-us-anxietys-40-acres-mississippi

OTM Presents : U.S. of Anxiety’s "40 Acres in Mississippi"

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Elbert Lester has lived his full 94 years in Quitman County, Mississippi, on land he and his family own. That’s exceptional for black people in this area, and some family members even say the land came to them through “40 acres and a mule.” But that's pretty unlikely, so our WNYC colleague Kai (...)


7 février 2020

On the Media 7 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/picture-perfect-democracy

Picture-Perfect Democracy

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The sloppy roll-out of Iowa results prompted disinformation and confusion over the mechanics of the caucus system. This week, On the Media looks at the origins of the nomination process to explain how we got here. Plus, local reporters in New Hampshire examine the power struggle at the heart of (...)


6 février 2020

On the Media 6 février 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-rush-limbaugh-paved-way-trump

How Rush Limbaugh Paved The Way For Trump

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A lot was reported about Tuesday night's State of the Union address. President Trump's characteristic self-congratulation, the fact-checking of his error-filled speech, and Nancy Pelosi's sensational paper rip stunt. Tuesday night also solidified Rush Limbaugh's ascent to Republican royalty. By (...)


31 janvier 2020

On the Media 31 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-cancel-this

Cancel This !

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As the coronavirus continues to spread, the World Health Organization has declared a state of emergency. This week, On the Media looks at how panic and misinformation are going viral, too. Plus, a controversial endorsement for Bernie Sanders puts the spotlight on Joe Rogan, and has renewed the (...)


29 janvier 2020

On the Media 29 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-presents-heres-thing-megan-twohey-and-jodi-kant

OTM presents : Here’s the Thing with Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor

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Our colleagues at "Here's the Thing" produced a great episode this week that we think you'll enjoy: Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey are the New York Times reporters who broke the Harvey Weinstein story. For five months -- perpetually in danger of losing the scoop -- they cultivated and cajoled (...)


24 janvier 2020

On the Media 24 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/optical-delusion-on-the-media

Optical Delusion

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A gathering of thousands of armed protesters in Virginia last weekend prompted fears of mass violence. On this episode of On the Media, how some militia groups are spinning the lack of bloodshed as victory. Plus, fresh demands for accountability in Puerto Rico, and why the senate impeachment (...)


22 janvier 2020

On the Media 22 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/alleged-crimes-greenwald

The Alleged Crimes of Greenwald

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The Brazilian federal government on Tuesday revealed charges of cybercrimes against Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Glenn Greenwald, for his alleged role in the leaking of explosive messages written by high-ranking law enforcement officials. Press freedom advocates immediately decried the (...)


17 janvier 2020

On the Media 17 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-family-feud

Family Feud

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A pre-debate news drop from CNN threatened the relative peace between Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. On this week’s On the Media, why the feud is more distracting than illuminating. Plus, why paying close attention to political news is no substitute for civic participation. And, the (...)


15 janvier 2020

On the Media 15 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/climate-change-news-corp-and-australian-fires

Climate Change, News Corp, and the Australian Fires

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For years, climate change experts have said that hotter and drier summers would exacerbate the threat of bushfires in Australia. Fires have been raging since September and a prolonged drought and record-breaking temperatures mean the blazes won't stop for weeks — if not months. But to read or (...)


10 janvier 2020

On the Media 10 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-hurtling-toward-catastrophe

Hurtling Toward Catastrophe

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After the US military assassinated an Iranian military general, war propaganda kicked into overdrive. On this week’s On the Media, how news consumers can cut through the misleading claims and dangerous frames. Plus, how Generation Z is interpreting the geopolitical crisis through memes. And, how (...)


8 janvier 2020

On the Media 8 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/weinstein-trial-begins

The Weinstein Trial Begins

https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm010820_cms985543_pod.mp3

In New York this week, jury selection began in the trial of former Hollywood titan Harvey Weinstein. News of his alleged sexual predations launched the #MeToo movement in October 2017, through investigative reporting from both The New York Times and The New Yorker. Even as he prepares to stand (...)


3 janvier 2020

On the Media 3 janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-restorative-justice

Can Restorative Justice Save The Internet ?

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As prison populations soar, advocates on both side of the spectrum agree that the law-and-order approach to criminal justice is not making us safer. On this week's On the Media, we look at restorative justice, an alternative to prison that can provide meaningful resolution and rehabilitation. (...)


1er janvier 2020

On the Media 1er janvier 2020 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/ken-keseys-acid-quest-pod-extra-on-the-media

Ken Kesey’s Acid Quest

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Happy New Year! In this pod extra, we're celebrating what might be your first hangover of 2020 — whether it's fueled by alcohol or just the thought of the year ahead. So, we thought we'd bring you the story of an odd holiday known as Bicycle Day, April 19: the day in 1943, when Swiss scientist (...)


27 décembre 2019

On the Media 27 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-hindsight-2019

Hindsight Is 2019

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2019 started on a note of fakery, as we made sense of the conspiracies and simulacra that distort our information field. It's ending with a similar air of surreality, with impeachment proceedings bringing the dynamics of the Trump presidency into stark relief. Along the way, we've examined (...)


25 décembre 2019

On the Media 25 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/hidden-truths-hanukkah-on-the-media

The Hidden Truths of Hanukkah

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Today is Christmas, but it's also Hanukkah — the Jewish festival of lights. With its emphasis on present-giving, dreidel games and sweet treats, the holiday seems to be oriented towards kids. Even the story of Hanukkah has had its edges shaved down over time. Ostensibly, the holiday is a (...)


On the Media 25 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/hidden-truths-hanukkah-on-the-media

The Hidden Truths of Hanukkah

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Today is Christmas, but it's also Hanukkah — the Jewish festival of lights. With its emphasis on present-giving, dreidel games and sweet treats, the holiday seems to be oriented towards kids. Even the story of Hanukkah has had its edges shaved down over time. Ostensibly, the holiday is a (...)


20 décembre 2019

On the Media 20 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-let-the-record-show

Let The Record Show

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For only the third time in U.S. history, the American press is covering a presidential impeachment. On this week’s On the Media, a look at a few of the coverage missteps made along the way. And, the reporting process behind the Washington Post "Afghanistan Papers" scoop. Plus, the story of an (...)


17 décembre 2019

On the Media 17 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/sons-soil-on-the-media

Sons of the Soil

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Last week, India’s ruling party (the BJP) passed the Citizenship Amendment Act. The legislation grants a clear path to Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Opponents pointed out flaws in the law almost as soon as it was introduced. The law fails to (...)


13 décembre 2019

On the Media 13 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-body-law-beyond-roe

Body of Law : Beyond Roe

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A majority of Americans polled by CSPAN last year couldn't name a Supreme Court case. Of those who could, Roe v. Wade was by far the most familiar, with 40 percent able to name it. (Only five percent could name Brown v. Board of Education.) And since it was decided in 1973, a majority — roughly (...)


11 décembre 2019

On the Media 11 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/pentagon-papers-our-time

The "Pentagon Papers" Of Our Time

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On Monday, the Washington Post released the fruits of a three-year investigative effort: the "Afghanistan Papers," a once-secret internal government history of a deadly, costly, and ultimately futile entanglement. The hundreds of frank, explosive interviews — along with a new tranche of memos (...)


6 décembre 2019

On the Media 6 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-dead-consensus

The Dead Consensus

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As House leaders begin drafting articles of impeachment, examples from the Nixon and Clinton eras abound. This week, On the Media rewinds to the 19th century — and the turbulent impeachment of Andrew Johnson. Plus, what a debate between two right-wing intellectuals means for the future of (...)


4 décembre 2019

On the Media 4 décembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/tribalism-anger-and-state-our-politics

Tribalism, Anger and the State of Our Politics

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If solidarity and the recognition of mutual self-interest are the keys to moving past our fractious moment, it can be hard to see how we'll get there. Anger and tribalism appear to be at an all-time high, creating political and societal rifts that seem unbridgeable. Indeed, it is hard to (...)


29 novembre 2019

On the Media 29 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-poland

We Need To Talk About Poland

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With the US deep in questions of impeachment, what lessons can we learn from divided societies abroad? This week, On the Media travels to Poland, where conspiracy, xenophobia and the rise of illiberalism have the country in an existential fight for its future. On the Media producer Leah Feder (...)


26 novembre 2019

On the Media 26 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/purple-episode-4-media-rescue-on-the-media

PURPLE EPISODE 4 : Media to the Rescue ?

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As part of a month-long campaign called the Purple Project for Democracy, (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to) we are featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by (...)


25 novembre 2019

On the Media 25 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/purple-episode-3-lets-not-discount-reality

PURPLE EPISODE 3 : Let’s Not Discount Reality

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As part of a month-long campaign called the Purple Project for Democracy, OTM is using its podcast feed for a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by Americans for American democracy — and what to do about it. Bob himself is one of the Purple Project (...)


24 novembre 2019

On the Media 24 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/purple-episode-2-low-information

PURPLE EPISODE 2 : “Low Information, High Misinformation Voters"

https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm191125_pod2.mp3

As part of a month-long campaign called the Purple Project for Democracy, (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to) we are featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by (...)


23 novembre 2019

On the Media 23 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/purple-episode-1-democracy-grabs

PURPLE EPISODE 1 : “Is Democracy up for grabs ?”

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As part of a month-long campaign called the Purple Project for Democracy, (a strictly non-partisan, apolitical effort that a number of other large news organizations have also contributed to) we are featuring a series of conversations about an alarming loss of trust, faith and devotion by (...)


22 novembre 2019

On the Media 22 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-11-22

The Disagreement Is The Point

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In hearings this week, House Democrats sought to highlight an emerging set of facts concerning the President’s conduct. On this week’s On the Media, a look at why muddying the waters remains a viable strategy for Trump’s defenders. Plus, even the technology we trust for its clarity isn’t entirely (...)


19 novembre 2019

On the Media 19 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/we-made-lipstick-you

We Made a Lipstick For You !

Brooke and Bob - On The Media - Nov. 19, 2019 - https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm191119_pod.mp3

What counts as media? For us, its any medium through which we express ourselves — whether from one to one, from one to many, or just from one... to one’s own self. We can do it with our style. Our hair. Even our glasses. They're choices that express not just our aesthetics, but our politics, (...)


15 novembre 2019

On the Media 15 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-11-15

Designed to Intimidate

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Millions tuned into impeachment hearings this week — the first two of five already scheduled. On this week’s show, why shifts in public opinion may not necessarily sway the GOP. Plus, what we can learn from the predatory tactics that enriched Bill Gates. 1. Nicole Hemmer [@pastpunditry], author (...)


13 novembre 2019

On the Media 13 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-presents-shell-shock-1919-how-great-war-changed

OTM presents : Shell Shock 1919 : How the Great War Changed Culture

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You really have a feeling that here is a building that looks fantastically beautiful, and it’s got its whole façade simply blown off by this war. Philipp Blom World War I presented civilization with unprecedented violence and destruction. The shock of the first modern, “industrial” war extended (...)


8 novembre 2019

On the Media 8 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-11-08

Curiouser and Curiouser

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President Trump’s concerns about corruption in Ukraine began, in part, with a series of articles in a publication called The Hill. On this week’s On the Media, a close-up on the columnist whose dubious tales may lead to an impeachment. Plus, the black nationalist origins of Justice Clarence (...)


6 novembre 2019

On the Media 6 novembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/can-we-govern-ourselves

Can We Govern Ourselves ?

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As Americans battle for control of the future of the United States, it seems that we're always going back to founding documents and core principles: relying on them and reinterpreting them, in what seems to be an increasingly arduous effort to govern ourselves. It all starts to beg an (...)


1er novembre 2019

On the Media 1er novembre 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-11-01

Band-Aid On A Bulletwound

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As wildfires tear through California, our decades-old infrastructure comes back to bite us. On this week’s On the Media, how we can understand this latest climate catastrophe through a metaphor from the computer world. Plus, the on-going struggle over the fate of the internet message board (...)


30 octobre 2019

On the Media 30 octobre 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-presents-trump-inc-all-presidents-memes

OTM presents Trump Inc : All the President’s Memes

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This week on the OTM pod we feature another episode from Trump Inc. Read more about who makes money when a bunch of conspiracy theorists throw a party at Trump's hotel. Stay up to date with email updates about WNYC and ProPublica's investigations into the president's business practices. (...)


25 octobre 2019

On the Media 25 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-10-25

When They Come For You

Brooke and Bob - On The Media - Oct. 25, 2019 - https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm101819_cms968097_pod.mp3

There’s a growing movement on the left and right for prison reform. On this week’s On the Media, a deep dive into the strange bedfellows coalition working to close prisons down. Also, in speeches, testimony, and leaked audio, Mark Zuckerberg has been trying to make a case for free expression — (...)


23 octobre 2019

On the Media 23 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-presents-impeachment-pod-taylor-testimony

OTM presents : Impeachment Pod, the Taylor Testimony

https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm102319_cms969080_pod.mp3

This week's OTM pod extra is another episode from the new podcast hosted by WNYC's Brian Lehrer: Where are we on impeachment today? Yesterday evening, the public got the chance to read the opening statement of U.S. emissary to Ukraine William Taylor's testimony. In it, he described "two (...)


18 octobre 2019

On the Media 18 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-10-18

Hanging In The Balance

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In covering President Trump’s decision to stop protecting Kurdish fighters in Syria, press reports have focused on the Kurds as US allies and tools in fighting ISIS. This week, On the Media looks at a different aspect of Kurdish life: the experiment in direct democracy that has flourished in (...)


16 octobre 2019

On the Media 16 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-lehrer-impeachment

Introducing... Impeachment : A Daily Podcast

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The pace of impeachment-related revelations is breathtaking, and it isn't slowing yet. With each day comes yet another executive branch staffer defying the White House by testifying behind closed doors on Capitol Hill — new names, fresh allegations, and ever more twists and turns. To help us (...)


11 octobre 2019

On the Media 11 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-sticks-and-stones

Sticks and Stones

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“The right to throw a punch ends at the tip of someone’s nose.” It’s the idea that underlies American liberties — but does it still fit in 2019? This week, On the Media looks back at our country’s radical — and radically inconsistent — tradition of free speech. Plus, a prophetic philosopher predicts (...)


9 octobre 2019

On the Media 9 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/wounded-knee

"The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee"

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This coming Monday, some states and cities will celebrate Indigenous People’s Day, renamed from Columbus Day to honor the lives and history lost due to centuries of colonialism. Meanwhile, the few American Indian stories most Americans learn in school, like those found in Dee Brown's (...)


4 octobre 2019

On the Media 4 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-a-likely-story

A Likely Story

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The talk from the Trump team is becoming increasingly hard to follow. This week, On the Media takes a look at the conspiracy thinking that’s taken over the executive branch. Plus, leaders at Fox News search for a path forward amidst infighting and impeachment drama. And, a deep dive into (...)


2 octobre 2019

On the Media 2 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/get-your-whistle-and-blow

Go and Get Yourself a Whistle and Blow

Brooke and Bob - On The Media - Oct. 2, 2019 - https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm191002_podextra.mp3

Ever present in the Snowden and Manning era, the word "whistleblower" is again dominating the airwaves. But where exactly did the word come from? Who gets to decide who qualifies as a whistleblower? Back in 2015, Brooke spoke to language columnist Ben Zimmer, legal director for the Government (...)


On the Media 2 octobre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/get-your-whistle-and-blow

Go and Get Yourself a Whistle and Blow

https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm191003_podextra.mp3

Ever present in the Snowden and Manning era, the word "whistleblower" is again dominating the airwaves. But where exactly did the word come from? Who gets to decide who qualifies as a whistleblower? Back in 2015, Brooke spoke to language columnist Ben Zimmer, legal director for the Government (...)


27 septembre 2019

On the Media 27 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-09-27

Nice Democracy You’ve Got There...

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The impeachment inquiry into President Trump is tangled up in Ukrainian politics, but few Washington reporters understand the dynamics at play. This week, On the Media looks at what we all need to know to make sense of the news. Plus, why there are no whistle-blower protections for those in the (...)


25 septembre 2019

On the Media 25 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/livestreaming-truth-and-reconciliation

Live Streaming Truth and Reconciliation

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It's been two years since the brutal and bloody 22-year reign of Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh ended and the country is now embroiled in a uniquely transparent truth and reconciliation process. Officials are interviewing killers and victims about the deaths and disappearances of hundreds of (...)


20 septembre 2019

On the Media 20 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/green-new-deal-on-the-media

Too Hot For School

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Roosevelt’s New Deal remade American society, and now climate activists are pushing for a Green New Deal to do it again. This week, On the Media looks at the attacks from conservatives against both projects, and why congress underestimates support for climate action. Plus, how a wave of labor (...)


18 septembre 2019

On the Media 18 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/otm-presents-trump-inc-family-business

OTM presents Trump Inc : The Family Business

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This week we are featuring a brand new episode from our friends at Trump Inc, a podcast produced here at WNYC. Here's a message from Trump Inc's producers: When we started all the way back in early 2018, we laid out how we'd be digging into the mysteries around President Donald Trump's (...)


13 septembre 2019

On the Media 13 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/very-bitter-joke-on-the-media

A Very Bitter Joke

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Good riddance, John Bolton! By dismissing his third National Security Advisor, President Trump prompted renewed concern over White House instability. This week, On the Media makes the case that John Bolton’s outster is good news for the republic. Plus, after four decades of progress, domestic (...)


11 septembre 2019

On the Media 11 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/why-many-afghans-dont-understand-911

Why Many Afghans Don’t Understand 9/11

https://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/audio.wnyc.org/otm/otm190911_podextra.mp3

This weekend in a series of tweets, President Trump both disclosed and scrapped secret talks with the Taliban in Camp David. Of course, the Taliban did not perpetrate 9/11. But they did offer safe haven in Afghanistan to Al Qaeda, whose hijackers turned passenger airplanes into bombs in the (...)


6 septembre 2019

On the Media 6 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-pressure-drop

Pressure Drop

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As Hurricane Dorian devastated the Bahamas, Democratic presidential candidates promised climate action in an unprecedented televised event. On this week’s On the Media, how CNN’s town hall advances the climate conversation. Plus, how the bulk of gun violence coverage fails to address the root (...)


4 septembre 2019

On the Media 4 septembre 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/remembering-les-gelb

Remembering Les Gelb

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On Saturday, Leslie Gelb died at the age of 82. Gelb was a Senate aide in his 20s, a New York Times correspondent in his 30s, an assistant Secretary of State as he neared 40, then back to the Times as national security correspondent, editor, columnist, part of a Pulitzer Prize–winning team and (...)


30 août 2019

On the Media 30 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-08-30

Whose Streets ?

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The message from Silicon Valley seems to be that self-driving cars are the way of the future. This week, On the Media considers the history behind the present-day salesmanship. Plus, why transit rights mean much more than point-A-to-point-B mobility. Also, a new opera about Robert Moses and (...)


28 août 2019

On the Media 28 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-history-persuasion-part-3

A History of Persuasion : Part 3

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Silicon Valley’s so-called “millionaire maker” is a behavioral scientist who foresaw the power of putting persuasion at the heart of the tech world’s business model. But pull back the curtain that surrounds the industry’s behemoths, and you'll find a cadre of engineers and executives that's small (...)


23 août 2019

On the Media 23 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-empire-state-mind-1

Empire State of Mind

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In a special hour this week, On the Media examines the history of US imperialism — and why the familiar US map hides the true story of our country. Brooke spends the hour with Northwestern University historian Daniel Immerwahr, author of How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United (...)


21 août 2019

On the Media 21 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-history-persuasion-part-2

A History of Persuasion : Part 2

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Ted Kaczynski had been a boy genius. Then he became the Unabomber. After years of searching for him, the FBI finally caught him in his remote Montana cabin, along with thousands of pages of his writing. Those pages revealed Kaczynski's hatred towards a field of psychology called "behaviorism," (...)


16 août 2019

On the Media 16 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/a-civilization-as-great-as-ours-on-the-media

A Civilization As Great As Ours

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The Indian government has revoked autonomy for the Muslim-majority region of Kashmir. This week, a close look at how Hindu nationalists are rewriting Indian history in the world's largest democracy. Plus: what are the stories that America has told about itself? 1. Producer Asthaa Chaturvedi (...)


14 août 2019

On the Media 14 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-history-persuasion-part-1

A History of Persuasion : Part 1

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Infinite scrolling. Push notifications. Autoplay. Our devices and apps were designed to keep us engaged and looking for as long as possible. Now, we’ve woken up from years on social media and our phones to discover we've been manipulated by unaccountable powers using persuasive psychological (...)


9 août 2019

On the Media 9 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/the-democracy-we-think-we-have-on-the-media

The Democracy We Think We Live In

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The pathways and origins of white nationalist thought were a matter of deadly importance in coverage of last weekend’s shootings. On this week’s On the Media, how mainstream punditry launders a tolerance for xenophobia. Also, the history of American presidents and media figures dismissing black (...)


7 août 2019

On the Media 7 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/deciphering-white-power-movement

Deciphering the White Power Movement

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When events like the shooting in El Paso happen, the elements may indeed be obvious: Guns. Sociopathy. Alienation. But the obvious is also reductive, and risks obscuring larger forces at play. The same goes with the vocabulary of race violence: White nationalist. White identity. Alt-right. (...)


2 août 2019

On the Media 2 août 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-fix-the-internet

Repairing Justice : How to Fix the Internet

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Harassment and bullying are plaguing our online lives, but social media companies seem fresh out of solutions. This week, On the Media experiments with a radical approach for detoxifying the web. Can theories of criminal justice reform rehabilitate trolls and fix the internet? 1. Lindsay (...)


31 juillet 2019

On the Media 31 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/repairing-justice-alternative-prison

Repairing Justice : An Alternative to Prison

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Last week on the show, we examined the power of the prosecutor in our justice system, and how voters are electing a new wave of so-called “progressive prosecutors” to try to turn the tide on mass incarceration. If you haven’t heard it yet, be sure to check it out. It was part one of a three-part (...)


26 juillet 2019

On the Media 26 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/repairing-justice-prosecutor

Repairing Justice : The Prosecutor

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It was the week of the prosecutor, with Special Counsel Robert Mueller grabbing most of the attention. But on this week’s On the Media, a closer look at the progressive prosecutor movement — from neighborhood politics to local media to the presidential debate stage. 1. Lara Bazelon (...)


24 juillet 2019

On the Media 24 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/what-me-worry

What, Me Worry ?

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Earlier this month, DC Comics announced that MAD Magazine will mostly stop doing what it’s done for some six decades, which is to pointedly mock American politics and culture. Barring the occasional end-of-year special, future copies of MAD will consist solely of old material. The publication, (...)


19 juillet 2019

On the Media 19 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/internal-scream-on-the-media

Internal Scream

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Puerto Ricans packed the streets night after night this week to call for Governor Ricardo Rosselló’s resignation. On this week’s On the Media, what happens when a leader’s mockery becomes too much for citizens to bear — in San Juan, and in Washington. Plus, coming-of-age on the far-right and (...)


17 juillet 2019

On the Media 17 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/right-wing-web-goes-white-house

The Right-Wing Web Goes to the White House

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On this show, we’ve often observed that what happens online rarely stays online. In the age of Pizzagate, Trump tweets and Wiki Leaks data dumps, it is obvious that conversations online increasingly dominate, even define, our politics — a fact demonstrated yet again last Thursday when the (...)


12 juillet 2019

On the Media 12 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-uncomfortably-numb

Uncomfortably Numb

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Migrants in detention centers, another assault allegation against the President, and the start to a potentially devastating hurricane season… On this week’s On the Media, how painful news might be making America numb. And, why sometimes it’s okay to tune out. Plus, what Jeffrey Epstein's arrest (...)


10 juillet 2019

On the Media 10 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/epstein-story-didnt-just-happen-overnight

The Epstein Story Didn’t Just Happen Overnight

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Julie Brown of the Miami Herald conceived, reported, and wrote one of the most explosive criminal justice stories in recent memory. She revealed the shutting down of an FBI investigation that may have been on the verge of discovering the full extent of a child-sex-trafficking operation run by (...)


5 juillet 2019

On the Media 5 juillet 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-full-faith-credit

Full Faith & Credit

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Ten autumns ago came two watershed moments in the history of money. In September 2008, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers triggered a financial meltdown from which the world has yet to fully recover. The following month, someone using the name Satoshi Nakamoto introduced BitCoin, the first (...)


28 juin 2019

On the Media 28 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/scarlet-e-part-iv-solutions

The Scarlet E, Part IV : Solutions

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We have an eviction crisis, which is really just one part of a broader housing affordability crisis. Incomes are too low for rents. Rents are too high for incomes. The barriers to home-buying are growing, especially for younger Americans. The wealth gap between black and white Americans is (...)


27 juin 2019

On the Media 27 juin 2019 à 09h14min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/sound-america-1

The Sound of America

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There are many Americas. Nowadays they barely speak to each other. But during the most perilous years of the last century, one young composer went in search of a sound that melded many of the nation's strains into something singular and new. He was a man of the left, though of no political (...)


26 juin 2019

On the Media 26 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/coming-out-posthumously-on-the-media

Coming Out Posthumously

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June marks LGBTQ Pride month, and fifty years since the Stonewall riots. In the past five decades, the conversation around gay rights has moved so quickly that it can be hard to remember where it was in the very recent past. After the 2012 death of Sally Ride, the first American woman to go to (...)


21 juin 2019

On the Media 21 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/scarlet-e-part-iii-tenants-and-landlords

The Scarlet E, Part III : Tenants and Landlords

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This is episode three in our series, “The Scarlet E: Unmasking America’s Eviction Crisis.” It’s the dollars-and-cents episode, in which we account for what we know and don’t know about those who own and those who rent. We digest some new data — compiled and analyzed, in part, by our collaborator, (...)


18 juin 2019

On the Media 18 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-influence-us-iran-policy-on-the-media

How to Influence US Iran Policy ... Without Actually Existing

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Heshmat Alavi, an Iranian commentator, has been portrayed as a courageous dissident with a broad constituency and rare insight into the inner workings of the Iranian theocracy. His columns have been printed in Forbes, The Diplomat, The Federalist, Voice of America, The Daily Caller and The (...)


14 juin 2019

On the Media 14 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-40-acres

40 Acres

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President Trump claims to have struck a deal with Mexico to settle a dispute of his own making. On this week’s On the Media, a look at the lives of the people who stand to suffer most. Plus, how the path to America’s eviction crisis begins, in part, with the Great Migration. 1. Bob Moore (...)


12 juin 2019

On the Media 12 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/onthemedia-what-running-cops-learned-cops

What "Running From Cops" Learned From "Cops"

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The first episode of the TV show "Cops" aired thirty years ago, and in the ensuing decades it's become influential enough to mold the attitudes of new aspiring police officers. But if the show holds up a mirror to law enforcement in this country, it shows a warped reflection. In the podcast (...)


7 juin 2019

On the Media 7 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/introducing-the-scarlet-e-the-media

Introducing : The Scarlet E

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Millions of rent-burdened Americans face eviction filings and proceedings every year. On this week’s On the Media, what we think we know, and what we definitely don’t know, about America’s eviction crisis. Plus, how local journalists failed the Central Park Five. 1. Jim Dwyer [@jimdwyernyt], (...)


5 juin 2019

On the Media 5 juin 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/making-america-antitrust-again-on-the-media

Making America Antitrust Again

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This week, the US House Antitrust subcommittee announced a probe into the mainly-unchecked power of tech giants like Google, Facebook, Apple and Amazon. The investigation could include public hearings and subpoenas toward antitrust intervention into the businesses of Silicon Valley leviathans. (...)


31 mai 2019

On the Media 31 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/climate-obscura-on-the-media

Climate Obscura

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The Trump administration has ordered federal agencies to stop publishing worst-case scenario projections of climate change. This week, On the Media examines the administration’s pattern of attacks on climate science. Plus, a look at the dark money behind environmental deregulation. 1. Kate (...)


29 mai 2019

On the Media 29 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/breaking-news-consumers-handbook-us-storm-edition-t

Hurricane Season is Nearly Here. Brace Yourself for the Coverage.

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Tornadoes ripped across multiple states on Tuesday, killing at least one person. It was the twelfth straight day of tornado activity in the U.S. — a new record, according to the National Weather Service. But as the New York Times reported yesterday, limited data make it difficult to draw (...)


24 mai 2019

On the Media 24 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-matters-of-war

On Matters of War

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Controversy erupted over news that President Trump may grant more pardons for alleged war criminal Edward Gallagher and others. This week, On the Media looks at Fox News’s influence on the president’s decision. And, how the Navy may be spying on a reporter who's tracked Gallagher's case. Plus, (...)


22 mai 2019

On the Media 22 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-address-facebook-problem-abroad

Solving the Facebook Problem at Home and Abroad

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When former Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes penned a New York Times op-ed calling for the breakup of the platform, he was lauded by anti-corporate politicians and the press. Then came a series of hard questions: how exactly would breaking up Facebook, which owns WhatsApp and Instagram, address (...)


17 mai 2019

On the Media 17 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-constellation-of-secret-evil

Constellation of Secret Evil

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A controversial bill in Alabama is the latest in a wave of different abortion bans sweeping the country. This week, On the Media looks at the influence of Janet Porter, a little-known lobbyist who has been pushing what are misleadingly referred to as “heartbeat” laws. And, a deep dive into the (...)


14 mai 2019

On the Media 14 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/nikole-hannah-jones-past-future

The Past, Present and Future of Nikole Hannah-Jones

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This week, we want to bring you a terrific new episode of Death, Sex and Money, another WNYC show that we think our listeners will appreciate. The show's host, Anna Sale, is on maternity leave, and an exciting cohort of former guests and friends of the show are hosting in her absence, talking (...)


10 mai 2019

On the Media 10 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/impossible-on-the-media-2019-05-10

Impossible !

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The political press has long used the vague notion of “electability” to drive horserace coverage of presidential candidates. This week, On the Media considers how the emphasis on electability takes the focus away from the issues and turns voters into pundits. Plus, the shady dealings of the tax (...)


8 mai 2019

On the Media 8 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/werner-herzog-gorbachev

Werner Herzog on Gorbachev

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Renowned director and documentarian Werner Herzog's latest filmmaking endeavor examines the legacy of the eighth and final leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev. For the film, Herzog sat down with the 88 year-old former General Secretary for a candid conversation about his complicated (...)


3 mai 2019

On the Media 3 mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/high-state-agitation-on-the-media

A High State of Agitation

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After accusations that he mischaracterized the Mueller investigation’s findings, Attorney General William Barr blames the media for muddling the story. This week, On the Media dissects Barr’s deflections. And, how a Jewish satirist uses grotesque caricatures to cut to the heart of the discourse (...)


1er mai 2019

On the Media 1er mai 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/true-crime-jinxed-revisited

Is True Crime Jinxed ?

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Whether Robert Durst confessed on camera will become a relevant legal matter in the real estate figure's upcoming trial. The supposed confession — "What the hell did I do? Killed them all, of course." — at the end of HBO's The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst has recently been revealed (...)


26 avril 2019

On the Media 26 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/justice-interruptus-on-the-media

Justice Interruptus

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A week after the redacted Mueller report’s release, Democrats weigh the risks — and imperatives — of impeachment. On this week’s On the Media, why our founders gave congress the power to oust the president in the first place. Plus, the forgotten roots of May Day, the international workers’ holiday. (...)


23 avril 2019

On the Media 23 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/how-lead-still-problem

How Is Lead Still A Problem ?

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Once in a while, in this space, we offer you an episode of another podcast that we think is pretty aligned with our goals here at On the Media. This week, we’re offering you the first episode of a new podcast from WNYC Studios, called The Stakes. The angle is: we built the society we've got. And (...)


19 avril 2019

On the Media 19 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-harm-to-ongoing-matter

Harm To Ongoing Matter

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After years of waiting, journalists finally began digging into the redacted version of the Mueller report. On this week’s On the Media, how the special counsel’s findings confirm years of reporting about turmoil within the White House. Plus, what the Notre Dame fire and the Sacklers show us about (...)


16 avril 2019

On the Media 16 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/who-profits-file-taxes-on-the-media

Who Profits When You File Your Taxes ?

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Tax Day is behind us, but the Taxpayer First Act is not. The bipartisan proposal passed the House last week and is now under consideration in the Senate — and one of the provisions is exactly what the for-profit tax preparation industry has been pushing for. Through an agreement with the IRS, (...)


12 avril 2019

On the Media 12 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-wake-up-sheeple

Wake Up, Sheeple !

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested in London, and now faces prosecution. On this week’s On the Media, a look at what Assange’s arrest may mean for press freedom. Plus, what the new image of a black hole tell us about the power of science in the face of a conspiracy theory minefield. (...)


11 avril 2019

On the Media 11 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/spy-vs-spy

Spy vs. Spy

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New York Times reporter Michael Schwirtz set out to investigate a series of assassinations in Ukraine with low expectations. Reporting on a homicide as a member of the foreign press is daunting enough to begin with. His assignment was formidable beacuse many of the murders were linked to Russia (...)


5 avril 2019

On the Media 5 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-empire-state-mind

Empire State of Mind

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Recently, a member of the Trump administration called Puerto Rico “that country,” obscuring once more the relationship between the island colony and the American mainland. In a special hour this week, On the Media examines the history of US imperialism — and why the familiar US map hides the true (...)


2 avril 2019

On the Media 2 avril 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/policing_police_on_the_media

Policing the Police

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California recently passed a law that eliminates some of the barriers to accessing records on egregious police misconduct and deadly use of force. With the floodgates open, journalists, like KPCC investigative reporter Annie Gilbertson, are elated and terrified. Just one police violation can (...)


29 mars 2019

On the Media 29 mars 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-the-end-of-magical-thinking

The End of Magical Thinking

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With the Mueller investigation complete, talking heads have given the short public summary their usual spin. This week, On the Media looks at why the framing of the report produced so much misunderstanding. Plus, how historical amnesia and old ideas about limitless growth have influenced (...)


27 mars 2019

On the Media 27 mars 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/opioid-narratives

The Opioid Narratives

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Purdue Pharma has settled a lawsuit with the state of Oklahoma for $270 million, a larger figure than two other cases the company has settled with other states. In doing so, the company also avoided a televised trial in May at a time when there's been growing public pressure on Purdue and its (...)


22 mars 2019

On the Media 22 mars 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-hating-in-plain-sight

Hating In Plain Sight

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In the aftermath of white supremacist attacks in New Zealand, there's a tension between reporting on the shooter's motivations and not amplifying his message. This week, On the Media examines how the press can navigate that persistent dilemma. Plus, the debate over whether online archives of (...)


19 mars 2019

On the Media 19 mars 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/no-notoriety

No Notoriety

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The details are different but the story is the same. A mass shooting, scores of people dead, another nation traumatized. Although in the aftermath of the events in New Zealand last week there is a wrinkle. In her first speech to parliament since the attacks, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern (...)


15 mars 2019

On the Media 15 mars 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-myth-of-meritocracy

The Myth of Meritocracy

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A college admissions scandal has highlighted what people refer to as "the myth of meritocracy." But actually, meritocracy itself is a myth. This week, On the Media looks at the satirical origins of the word and what they tell us about why the US embraces it. Plus, the messaging for and against (...)


13 mars 2019

On the Media 13 mars 2019 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/tucker-carlson-profile

Tucker Was Tucker All Along

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To suggest that Tucker Carlson has a tendency to hint at deeply discriminatory tropes would be cliché — but also dead-on. Just this week, thanks to newly unearthed audio released by Media Matters, the Fox News darling ditches his signature dog whistle in exchange for unmistakable and unapologetic (...)


8 mars 2019

On the Media 8 mars 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-03-08

Crossing the Line

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Mexican officials and U.S. Customs and Border Protection are using a secret database to target journalists and advocates at the southern border. This week, On the Media speaks with a reporter on the list who was detained for questioning by Mexican authorities. Plus, what the Obama Library’s (...)


6 mars 2019

On the Media 6 mars 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/myth-fuels-anti-vaxx-agenda

The Myth That Fuels the Anti-Vaxx Agenda

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This Tuesday, lawmakers in Washington heard from an 18-year-old who, against all odds, got his shots. Ethan Lindenberger, who fought with his own mother to get vaccinated, told senators, "for my mother, her love, affection, and care as a parent was used to push an agenda to create a false (...)


1er mars 2019

On the Media 1er mars 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-03-01

Look Back in Anger

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When President Trump’s former personal lawyer testified in front of Congress this week, it was both captivating and oddly familiar. This week, On the Media looks at the tropes that ran through the hearings, and offers a guide to news consumers trying to understand the tangled threads of the (...)


26 février 2019

On the Media 26 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/longing-wakanda

Longing for Wakanda

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On Sunday night, Marvel’s Black Panther film won the Oscar for three of its six Academy Award nominations: Ludwig Göransson for Best Original Score, Ruth E. Carter for Best Costume Design and Hannah Beachler and Jay R. Hart for Best Production design — just a few of the artists who helped bring (...)


22 février 2019

On the Media 22 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-twitch-shout-gaming

Twitch and Shout

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Twitch.tv is a video streaming platform where millions of people broadcast their lives and video game action in real-time. It's like unedited, real, reality TV. This week, On the Media digs into why so many people want to share so much on Twitch, and what it tells us about the future of (...)


20 février 2019

On the Media 20 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/when-nazis-gathered-in-new-york

When 20,000 Nazis Gathered in New York

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Founded in 1936, the German-American Bund had approximately 25,000 members and 70 chapters around the country. While the Nazis were building concentration camps, the Bund held pro-Hitler retreats and summer camps. February 20th marks the 80th anniversary of the Bund’s most notorious event when (...)


15 février 2019

On the Media 15 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-02-15

Bad Reputation

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The 2020 Democratic field is the most diverse ever, and five women are running to be the party’s presidential nominee. This week, we look at the sexist coverage of female candidates with a new Breaking News Consumer's Handbook: Gender and Politics Edition. Then, a re-examination of a 90's (...)


13 février 2019

On the Media 13 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/century-free-speech-otm

A Century of Free Speech

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For this week's pod extra, we feature a conversation from WNYC'S Brian Lehrer Show. Brian talked with Columbia University President Lee Bollinger and University of Chicago Law Professor Geoffrey Stone, editors of The Free Speech Century, a collection of essays by leading scholars, marking 100 (...)


8 février 2019

On the Media 8 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-02-08

The World’s Biggest Problem

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At Tuesday's State of the Union, President Trump continued to call for a wall at the southern border. Meanwhile, some Democrats point to the real crisis: climate change. A look at the messaging of urgency and hope around the Green New Deal. And, a former mentor to Mark Zuckerberg lays out his (...)


4 février 2019

On the Media 4 février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/too-good-be-true-cancer-cure

The Too-Good-To-Be-True Cancer Cure

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Despite steadily declining rates of cancer deaths over the past two decades, cancer remains responsible for 1 in every 6 deaths worldwide. It’s a scourge. So when, this week, an Israeli company called Accelerated Evolution Biotechnologies captured the news cycle with promises of a complete cure (...)


1er février 2019

On the Media 1er février 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-02-01

Misery in the Name of Liberty

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The Venezuelan press has been facing repression for years. This week, On the Media explores how journalists in the country are struggling to cover the standoff between two men who claim to be president. Also, how both the history of American interventionism and the legacy of Simón Bolívar color (...)


30 janvier 2019

On the Media 30 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/tell-all-memoir-and-nda

A Tell-All Memoir And An NDA

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This week, the latest tell-all memoir from a former White House staffer hit bookstores. Team of Vipers: My 500 Extraordinary Days in the Trump White House is by Cliff Sims — who was, depending on who you ask, either key player as Director of Message Strategy or, as Trump tweeted this week, (...)


25 janvier 2019

On the Media 25 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-01-25

Close Encounters

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The Lincoln Memorial debacle showed how vulnerable the press are to a myriad of social and political forces. This week, we examine how the outrage unfolded and what role MAGA hat symbolism might have played. And, a graphic photo in the New York Times spurs criticism. Plus, a reality show that (...)


22 janvier 2019

On the Media 22 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/rethinking-mlk-day

Rethinking MLK Day

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When he was still in his twenties, Martin Luther King Jr. was, among other things, an advice columnist for Ebony magazine. Writer Mychal Denzel Smith studied those columns for an article this week in The Atlantic, and he found that readers asked the civil rights leader about everything from (...)


18 janvier 2019

On the Media 18 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-01-18

The Giant Referendum On Everything

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For the past month, journalists have been reporting on the anxieties of furloughed federal workers. This week, On the Media learns that many reporters face a new threat to their own job security. Plus, an on-screen dramatization of Brexit, and a likely sea-change in Youtube's rankings. 1. Dave (...)


15 janvier 2019

On the Media 15 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/time-brooke-met-rosanne-cash

That time Brooke met Rosanne Cash

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Rosanne's Cash's new album features 10 new songs, all written and co-written by Cash, that find her "speaking out and looking inward" (The Boston Globe) from a uniquely female perspective. It features contributions from Elvis Costello, Kris Kristofferson, Colin Meloy and Sam Phillips, plus (...)


11 janvier 2019

On the Media 11 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-01-11

Everything Is Fake

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On Thursday, President Trump flew down to McAllen, Texas to push his pro-wall, anti-immigrant narrative. This week, On the Media examines how the community tells a more welcoming story about the border — and a dogged presidential fact-checker joins us to pick apart the Oval Office address. Plus, (...)


9 janvier 2019

On the Media 9 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/10-things-scare-jeff-vandemeer

10 Things That Scare Jeff VandeMeer

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Is it too ordinary to be afraid of your cat dying? Jeff VanderMeer is an author based in Tallahassee, Florida. This week he is the featured guest on the podcast "10 things that scare me: a tiny podcast about our biggest fears," produced by WNYC Studios. We spoke to Jeff a year ago about the (...)


4 janvier 2019

On the Media 4 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2019-01-04

Africatown

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Just outside of Mobile, Alabama, sits the small community of Africatown, a town established by the last known slaves brought to America, illegally, in 1860. Decades after that last slave ship, The Clotilde, burned in the waters outside Mobile, Africatown residents are pushing back against the (...)


2 janvier 2019

On the Media 2 janvier 2019 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/remembering-joe-frank

Remembering Joe Frank

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Joe Frank -- the radio producer’s radio producer, the ultimate acquired taste -- died last January. He was 79. For over four decades Frank hosted late-night shows that could float between hilarious dreams and suspenseful nightmares, between fact and fiction. And though his shows were rarely (...)


28 décembre 2018

On the Media 28 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-12-28

The Worst Thing We’ve Ever Done

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After World War II, Germany and the Allied powers took pains to make sure that its citizens would never forget the country’s dark history. But in America, much of our past remains hidden or rewritten. This week, Brooke visits Montgomery, Alabama, home to The Legacy Museum and the National (...)


25 décembre 2018

On the Media 25 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/10-things-scare-brooke

10 Things That Scare Brooke

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Merry Christmas, to those who celebrate! To those who don't (and, aw heck, to those who do too) we offer a very special end-of-year gift: fear. More specifically, Brooke's greatest fears, courtesy of our WNYC colleagues, 10 Things That Scare Me. Fear is a subject — and experience — near and dear (...)


21 décembre 2018

On the Media 21 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-12-21

The Seen and the Unseen

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Two weeks ago, a seven-year-old girl died in Customs and Border Patrol custody. This week, On the Media considers how coverage of her death has resembled previous immigration story cycles. Plus, we make an year-end review of cabinet officials shown the door as the result of investigative (...)


19 décembre 2018

On the Media 19 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/what-we-learned-and-didnt-learn-pentagon-papers

What We Learned — And Didn’t Learn — From the Pentagon Papers

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In 1971, federal investigators convened two grand juries to investigate, among other things, the publishing, by major newspapers, of thousands of pages of secret government documents reviewing the history from 1945 on, of the still ongoing war in Vietnam. The Pentagon Papers' consequences were (...)


14 décembre 2018

On the Media 14 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-12-14

Plague of Suspicion

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It’s been 100 years since one of the deadliest diseases... well, ever. The 1918-1919 flu pandemic (usually and mistakenly called the “Spanish Flu”) infected roughly a third of the world’s population and killed somewhere on the order of 50-100 million people, leaving no corner of the world (...)


12 décembre 2018

On the Media 12 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/three-years-michael-cohen

Three Years for Michael Cohen

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Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former lawyer, was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for financial crimes and for lying to Congress. In rendering the sentence, Judge William H. Pauley said Cohen’s crimes — among them, tax evasion and campaign finance violations — were “motivated by (...)


7 décembre 2018

On the Media 7 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-12-07

How Quickly We Forget

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The death of George H.W. Bush brought us a week’s worth of ceremony, eulogy and wall-to-wall coverage. This week, a look at the choices journalists made when they set out to memorialize the president. And, immigration stories in our media focus on the U.S.–Mexico border — but what about (...)


5 décembre 2018

On the Media 5 décembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/slaying-lewks

The Centuries-Old Practice of "Slaying Lewks"

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Satisfaction at the political enemy’s hypocrisy can be so rich that partisan critics strain — sometimes absurdly — to locate it. Such is the case with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, newly elected member of Congress from New York and avowed democratic socialist. How to prove she is a phony? Why, her (...)


30 novembre 2018

On the Media 30 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-11-30

Laugh Until You Cry

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The White House tried to bury a devastating climate assessment on Black Friday; this week, On the Media documents how TV talk shows gave climate change deniers a platform to spin the report for their own ends. We look back on Fox News' coming-of-age under Roger Ailes and we consider what comes (...)


28 novembre 2018

On the Media 28 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/long-history-ignoring-climate-scientists

The Long History of Ignoring Climate Scientists

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A government climate change report was released last week and summarily dismissed...by the government. It was a worrying development, to be sure — but it was also only the latest chapter in the long history of scientists' unheeded warnings. Back in 1988, Andrew Revkin started covering global (...)


23 novembre 2018

On the Media 23 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-11-23

Whose Streets ?

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The message from Silicon Valley seems to be that self-driving cars are the way of the future. This week, On the Media considers the history behind the present-day salesmanship. Plus, why transit rights mean much more than point-A-to-point-B mobility. Also, a new opera about Robert Moses and (...)


19 novembre 2018

On the Media 19 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/civil-war-one-day-time

The Civil War, One Day at a Time

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On the 155th anniversary of The Gettysburg Address, we bring you a conversation with Professor Adam Goodheart. He ran The New York Times blog, Disunion, which covers the American Civil War as if it were a real-time event unfolding today. Goodheart's used Civil War Era journalism as one of his (...)


16 novembre 2018

On the Media 16 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-11-16

Do Not Pass Go

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Over a week after the midterms, there's uncertainty in key races in Florida and Georgia. We examine the pervasive conspiracy theories around vote counting. Plus, Amazon has concluded their infamous HQ2 search. At the time, it seemed like a reality show contest. What did it cost the (...)


13 novembre 2018

On the Media 13 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/stories-fires-tell

The Stories Fires Tell

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The Camp Fire in California is the deadliest in the state's history, leaving the entire city of Paradise in ashes. Parts of Malibu were destroyed by the Woolsey Fire, which firefighters are still trying to bring under control as of this writing. Every year, the press rushes to the scene to (...)


9 novembre 2018

On the Media 9 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-11-09

We’re Not Very Good At This

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America’s divisions are all the more clear after another frenzied news cycle. This week, we ask a historian and a data scientist whether we humans are capable of governing ourselves. Plus, the post-midterm prognosis on climate change, and how our media have often complicated our country’s (...)


6 novembre 2018

On the Media 6 novembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/why-were-so-polarized

Why We’re So Polarized

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Last week on our show, Bob spoke with Lilliana Mason, a University of Maryland political psychologist and author of Uncivil Agreement: How Politics Became Our Identity, about the reasons behind the tribalism and enmity that characterize our politics. The conversation covered a lot of ground, (...)


2 novembre 2018

On the Media 2 novembre 2018 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-11-02

The Others

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After a week of hate-fueled attacks, we examine the "dotted line" from incitement to violence. We dig deep into tribalism and how it widens the gulf between Republicans and Democrats. Plus, the history of antisemitic propaganda and how it inspires modern-day violence. Also, why is the GOP (...)


30 octobre 2018

On the Media 30 octobre 2018 à 17h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/gab-is-back-in-the-headlines-and-off-the-web

Gab is Back in the Headlines and Off the Web

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The social media website Gab has faced sanction and scorn in the days since one of its active users killed 11 members of Pittsburgh's Jewish community. Gab had, for the past few years, made itself out as a "free speech" harbor, safe from the intellectual strictures of the mainstream web. That (...)


26 octobre 2018

On the Media 26 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-10-26

Knock, Knock

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With the midterms approaching, Democrats and Republicans are fighting to control the national conversation. This week, On the Media looks at how to assess the predictions about a blue or red wave this November. Republican messaging — especially from the White House — has emphasized the dangers (...)


24 octobre 2018

On the Media 24 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/west-virginia

West Virginia’s "Genius" Watchdog

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Nearly two years since the 2016 Presidential Election, much of the press are still covering so-called "Trump country" using a series of simplistic narratives, blaming these states for Trump and portraying them as irrevocably scarred by the decline of the coal industry. That doesn't mean there (...)


19 octobre 2018

On the Media 19 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-10-19

Bloodlines

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In using a genetic test to try to prove her Native ancestry, Senator Elizabeth Warren inadvertently stepped into a quagmire. This week, we examine the tensions around DNA and identity. Plus, after Jamal Khashoggi’s death, revisiting the trope of the so-called reformist Saudi royal. And, a look (...)


18 octobre 2018

On the Media 18 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/radical-catalog

The Radical Catalog

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Another chapter in the history of American consumerism came to a close this week when the retail giant Sears announced it was filing for bankruptcy and closing 142 of its unprofitable stores. As experts sifted through the details about what doomed Sears, we found ourselves reading a Twitter (...)


12 octobre 2018

On the Media 12 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-10-12

Full Faith & Credit

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Ten autumns ago came two watershed moments in the history of money. In September 2008, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers triggered a financial meltdown from which the world has yet to fully recover. The following month, someone using the name Satoshi Nakamoto introduced BitCoin, the first (...)


10 octobre 2018

On the Media 10 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/reimagining-history

Reimagining History

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Last week, the MacArthur Foundation awarded genius grants to 25 creatives in art, literature, science and music. John Keene, a writer of poetry, fiction and cultural criticism, was one of them. He was recognized for his innovative use of language and form, and the way his work “exposes the (...)


5 octobre 2018

On the Media 5 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-10-05

The Victimhood

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On Thursday in the Wall Street Journal, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh acknowledged his sharp tone in recent hearings. This week, we examine the anger and resentment driving the #MeToo backlash. Plus, a deep dive into into our flawed narratives about Native American history, and a close (...)


3 octobre 2018

On the Media 3 octobre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/trump-inc-silence

Trump, Inc. : The Business of Silence

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President Donald Trump has had many roles in his life: Real estate scion, reality show star, Oval Office holder. But through it all, one thing has remained consistent. He tries to control what information becomes public about himself and his business. In the latest episode of Trump, Inc., a (...)


28 septembre 2018

On the Media 28 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-09-28

What Goes Around, Comes Around ?

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The Kavanaugh-Ford hearings this week felt like a watershed moment — but it’s not yet clear what long-term impact they’ll have. This week, we examine some of the policies that could be affected by the Supreme Court if Kavanaugh is confirmed, including dark money disclosure and voting rights. Plus, (...)


26 septembre 2018

On the Media 26 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/its-time-justice

It’s Time for Justice

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On Tuesday, nearly four years since a viral comedy routine helped usher a long list of rape and sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby into the fore, the once-beloved artist was sentenced to three to 10 years in a state prison. Years before Cosby's predatory behavior became public (...)


21 septembre 2018

On the Media 21 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-09-21

Make Amends

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Senators are weighing serious allegations of attempted rape as they consider Judge Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court. Meanwhile, McDonald's employees in ten cities went on strike to bring attention to sexual harassment at the fast food chain. This week, we look at the ripples from the (...)


18 septembre 2018

On the Media 18 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/obit-time-real

An Obit, This Time For Real

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This past week’s coverage of Hurricane Florence has had all the trappings of a terrible storm: the satellite images, the sandbags and empty grocery stores, the newscasters dressed in flood gear. One recurring side character we seem to have avoided this time around, though, is the doctored image (...)


14 septembre 2018

On the Media 14 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-09-14

Doomed to Repeat

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The anniversary of a disaster gives us a moment to reflect on whether we have learned the right lessons — or any at all. This week, we examine the narratives that have solidified ten years after the financial crisis, and one year after Hurricane Maria. 1. Political anthropologist Yarimar (...)


12 septembre 2018

On the Media 12 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/fema-time

FEMA Time

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On Wednesday, as Florence swirled ominously off the coast of the Carolinas, and states prepared for imminent disaster, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) thought it would be a good time to draw everyone’s attention to the shifting priorities of this administration. Specifically, he released a budget (...)


7 septembre 2018

On the Media 7 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-09-07

O See, Can You Say

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Between the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings on Capitol Hill and an anonymous op-ed from within the Trump White House, a wave of rule-bending and -breaking has crashed on Washington. This week, we explore how political decorum and popular dissent have evolved since the early days of our republic (...)


5 septembre 2018

On the Media 5 septembre 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/cnns-lanny-davis-problem

CNN’s Lanny Davis Problem

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Six weeks ago, CNN broke a blockbuster story: According to several anonymous sources, President Trump had advance knowledge of the infamous Trump Tower meeting. It was a potential smoking gun, until one of those sources — Lanny Davis, attorney for Michael Cohen — recanted. Beyond that headache (...)


31 août 2018

On the Media 31 août 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-08-31

Face the Racist Nation

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For more than a year, Lois Beckett [@loisbeckett], senior reporter at The Guardian US, has been showing up at white nationalist rallies, taking their pictures, writing down what they say. And she finds herself thinking: How did we get here? How did her beat as a political reporter come to (...)


29 août 2018

On the Media 29 août 2018 à 18h00min
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http://www.wnycstudios.org/story/summer-series-episode-4-tectonic-edition

Summer Series Episode 4 : Tectonic Edition

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After an earthquake struck Nepal in April of 2015, the post-disaster media coverage followed a trajectory we'd seen repeated after other earth-shaking events. We put together a template to help a discerning news consumer look for the real story. It's our Breaking News Consumer's Handbook: (...)