On the Media

with Brooke Gladstone

WNYC’s weekly investigation into how the media shapes our worldview. 

  • Struck From the Record

    Jun 24, 2022
    The case that could have defined abortion law, and the Jan 6 committee's latest revelations.
  • The Conspiracy Machine

    Jun 17, 2022
    A new film pushing The Big Lie; the government's failed attack on disinformation; and a former Infowars staffer on changing his mind.
  • Alex Jones Doesn't Care About You

    Jun 16, 2022
    A former cameraman for the notorious conspiracy network, Infowars, talks about what he learned about the truth, and himself.
  • Worth a Thousand Words

    Jun 10, 2022
    Why the imagery of tragedy matters; the grief from a death caught on video; and how our coverage of gun violence is flawed.
  • When the Fog Clears

    Jun 3, 2022
    What the upcoming January 6th committee hearings could mean, and how we got to that infamous day.
  • Imperfect Immunity

    May 27, 2022
    Revisiting "herd immunity"; how to write about Long Covid; and monkeypox.