On the Media

with Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield

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

  • That time Brooke met Rosanne Cash

    Jan 15, 2019
    Rosanne Cash celebrates the release of her new album, "She Remembers Everything," in an intimate evening of talk and performance with Brooke at WNYC's The Greene Space.  
  • Everything Is Fake

    Jan 11, 2019
    Border theatrics, dirty tricks in Alabama, and fakery on the World Wide Web.
  • 10 Things That Scare Jeff VandeMeer

    Jan 9, 2019
    Is it too ordinary to be afraid of your cat dying? Author Jeff VanderMeer is this week's guest on "10 things that scare me: a tiny podcast about our biggest fears." 
  • Africatown

    Jan 4, 2019
    150 years ago, the last enslaved people brought to America founded a community outside of Mobile, Alabama.
  • Remembering Joe Frank

    Jan 2, 2019
    On the anniversary of the death of a radio giant, Brooke and Jad Abumrad remember the transcendent nuttiness of Joe Frank. 
  • The Seen and the Unseen

    Dec 21, 2018
    Immigration reporting, triumphs and deaths of journalists, and paintings for the future.