NPR; author, “Murdoch's World: The Last of the Old Media Empires”
Media Correspondent for NPR; author of “Murdoch's World: The Last of the Old Media Empires”
Fox News anchor Shepard Smith announced his resignation at the end of last week. He strove to be as even-handed as possible when reporting the news.
Oct. 15, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Amid the frenzy around Trump’s impeachment inquiry, two major Fox News hosts are in an open feud about it: Tucker Carlson and Shepard Smith.
Sep. 27, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the commutation of Roger Stone’s sentence, major Supreme Court decisions about subpoenas for President Trump’s financial records, Michael Cohen…
Jul. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Nurses, fast food employees, Uber drivers and other workers walked off the job today in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.
Jul. 20from Greater LA
Hollywood has had its share of challenges this year as the entertainment industry grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul. 27from Arts & Culture Stories
In author and cultural historian Sam Wasson's new book, 'The Big Goodbye', he tells us that the 1970s ended in Hollywood in 1974, with the release of the epochal film 'Chinatown'.
Jul. 14from The Treatment
Governor Newsom’s verbal dexterity has been on glorious display during his daily coronavirus updates, but not everyone is listening.
Jul. 16from Zócalo's Connecting California
“The Old Guard is director Gina Prince-Bythewood’s first action movie, and it’s made the list of 10 most-watched original movies on the platform.
Jul. 25from The Business
Karen Bass is among a new generation of leaders who have risen from South L.A.’s Community Coalition.
Jul. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
Protestors and Black Lives Matter activists are drumming up support for The People’s Budget, which would cut funding from the city’s police department and reallocate that money for…
Jul. 15from Greater LA
Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and Dorian Warren talk about the coronavirus response, the end of the Supreme Court term and the visit of the Mexican president.
Jul. 10from Left, Right & Center