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June 27, 2003

Friday, June 27, 2003

Walmart, Painstation and more.


June 20, 2003

Friday, June 20, 2003

Freedom of Information suffered a big legal defeat this week, some critics wonder if it's been gutted altogether. Plus the evolution of an American myth.

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June 13, 2003

Friday, June 13, 2003

Three million deaths later, Congo makes headlines; we consider Africa and the U.S. press. Also, TV after TIVO: once we all can skip over the ads, how will free media pay for itself? Plus, the weather news wars in Minnesota.


June 6, 2003

Friday, June 06, 2003

Wither the weapons of mass destruction, and why U.S. media is just now asking that question. Also, we follow the future of broadcast regulation out of the FCC, into the Courts and in Congress.And of course, we follow the heads rolling out of the offices of the New York Times.


May 30, 2003

Friday, May 30, 2003

Does yelling about deregulation have any impact on the FCC? Also, safeguarding journalism’s ethics: a look at ombudsmen, news councils and do-it-yourself fact-checking.


May 23, 2003

Friday, May 23, 2003

An assessment of departing White House Spokesman Ari Fleischer and more ways Washington shapes news coverage. Plus a look at the rescue of Private Lynch, was the story we heard fact or fiction?


May 16, 2003

Friday, May 16, 2003

Plagiarism, and financial collusion-- and that's only some of what's ailing American news papering. Also the FCC gears up to dump some old rules.


May 9, 2003

Friday, May 09, 2003

Joe McCarthy was one of the first producers of reality TV, and how a modern reality show about the Danish prime minister has undone his diplomacy throughout Europe.


May 2, 2003

Friday, May 02, 2003

It's been two months since the department of Homeland Security launched its multi-media campaign to promote readiness among the citizens. Does anyone feel more prepared?


April 25, 2003

Friday, April 25, 2003

Dispatch from and embed and more!

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April 18, 2003

Friday, April 18, 2003

The second draft of history, the "patient channel" and more...


April 11, 2003

Friday, April 11, 2003

Lies of World War Two and more....


April 4, 2003

Friday, April 04, 2003

Bridges to Baghdad and more!


March 28, 2003

Friday, March 28, 2003

An early assessment of the coverage of the second war against Saddam and more....


March 21, 2003

Friday, March 21, 2003

Journalists appeal to the governments of Iraq and the U.S., to be allowed to do their jobs without being targeted…


March 14, 2003

Friday, March 14, 2003

The balking hawks talk and a TV expert tells us what he did for money...


March 7, 2003

Friday, March 07, 2003

Dispatches from an embed and reading over your shoulder....


February 28, 2003

Friday, February 28, 2003

Actors agains the war and Godzilla!


February 21, 2003

Friday, February 21, 2003

We cover the coverage of the war at home, a screenwriter who tried to pitch a script at Sundance and more.


February 14, 2003

Friday, February 14, 2003

When at war, shoot the messenger? And much more!