On the Media

with Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield

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

  • Three Years for Michael Cohen

    Dec 12, 2018
    The Trump Inc. crew explains what they've learned from court filings in the Cohen and Manafort cases. 
  • How Quickly We Forget

    Dec 7, 2018
    Presidential eulogizing, special counsel speculation, immigration coverage, and forgotten Hanukkah history. 
  • Laugh Until You Cry

    Nov 30, 2018
    Climate change coverage, Fox News then and now, and the story of how a pro-migration video went awry.
  • The Long History of Ignoring Climate Scientists

    Nov 28, 2018
    A government climate change report was released last week and summarily dismissed...by the government. Just the latest chapter in the long history of scientists' unheeded warnings.
  • Whose Streets?

    Nov 23, 2018
    Tragicomic commuting stories, self-driving cars, operatic arias, and transit rights. 
  • Do Not Pass Go

    Nov 16, 2018
    The conspiratorial buzz surrounding Florida's recount; Amazon and the history of monopoly; and capitalism against Jim Crow.