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The Leonard Lopate Show

Judith Miller on Iraq, WMDs, and Going to Jail to Protect a Source

Monday, April 27, 2015

Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative reporter Judith Miller discusses her career at The New York Times, including her controversial reporting on weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The First Crack in Media's Glass Ceiling

Monday, February 23, 2015

Shunned by Edward Murrow, Pauline Frederick became the first woman to become a network news correspondent.

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On The Media

The Cautionary Tale of Bell, California

Friday, December 26, 2014

Over a 17-year period, the city manager and other municipal officials bilked tax payers out of millions of dollars. Here's how the scheme went unnoticed for almost two decades.

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On The Media

The Labor Beat

Friday, December 26, 2014

As the power of the unions declined, so did the number of labor reporters covering them.

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The Takeaway

As War Winds Down, NPR Closes Kabul Bureau

Monday, December 22, 2014

More than a decade after America's war in Afghanistan began, journalists are leaving behind an unfinished story. NPR’s Sean Carberry reflects on leaving Kabul at the end of 2014.

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The Takeaway

Reporting From The Front Lines of The Ebola Crisis

Friday, December 05, 2014

On The Media Host and Managing Editor Brooke Gladstone shares the perspective of journalists in Liberia who have covered the Ebola crisis from the very beginning.

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On Being

Michel Martin — The Fabric of Our Identity

Thursday, October 02, 2014

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On Being

[Unedited] Michel Martin with Krista Tippett

Thursday, October 02, 2014

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WNYC News

CBS 2 Reporter John Slattery Dies

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The veteran TV reporter suffered a heart attack, according to the station. He was 63.

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On The Media

The Cautionary Tale of Bell, California

Friday, September 12, 2014

Over a 17-year period, the city manager and other municipal officials bilked tax payers out of millions of dollars. Here's how the scheme went unnoticed for almost two decades.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Watergate Revisited with Elizabeth Drew

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Forty years after the first and only resignation of an American president, Elizabeth Drew, veteran reporter and author of Washington Journal: Reporting Watergate and Richard Nixon's Downfall (Overlook Hardcover, 2014), looks back and asks if we've learned the important lessons.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Renee Montagne on Her Afghanistan Trip

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Renee Montagne, host of NPR's Morning Edition, has made 10 reporting trips to Afghanistan in the past 12 years. She discusses her most recent trip back and her personal experiences reporting on the ground.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Radiolab on "Neither Confirm Nor Deny"

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Reporter Julia Barton and Jad Abumrad, co-host of Radiolab, explain the story behind the phrase "we can neither confirm nor deny" -- also known as "The Glomar Response" -- and how it has come to frustrate so many journalists and others seeking official information.

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On The Media

Reporting on Foot From Around the World

Friday, August 16, 2013

Reporter Paul Salopek has filed stories from all over the world, but never like he is right now. Since January, Salopek has been on what he calls the “Out of Eden Walk,” a 21,000 mile trek, on foot, which began in East Africa’s Great Rift Valley, will end seven years from now in Tierra del Fuego, the southernmost tip of South America. Brooke talks to Salopek about why he's chosen to report this way, and his milestones so far.

Jenny Scheinman - A Ride With Polly Jean

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The Brian Lehrer Show

NYPD Tapes

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Graham Rayman, staff writer for the Village Voice and author of The NYPD Tapes: A Shocking Story of Cops, Cover-ups, and Courage (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), joins us in studio to talk about his reporting on the NYPD. 

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On The Media

Covering the Veteran Beat

Friday, April 26, 2013

NPR's Quil Lawrence spent a decade in Iraq and Afghanistan as a war correspondent. But now, he's covering a new beat - veterans from those wars as they transition back to civilian life. Bob talks to Quil about challenging his own assumptions and the conventional wisdom on the veteran beat.

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On The Media

Cover-Ups

Friday, April 19, 2013

Should reporters lie or misrepresent themselves in order to get an important story? Undercover reporting has long been an effective, exciting and, some would argue, necessary journalistic tool. But at a time when the public's trust in the press is waning, can journalists afford to lie? In a story that originally aired in 2008, Brooke talks with undercover reporters and their critics.

 

Clive Carroll and John Renbourn - Robert's Sermon

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Annotations: The NEH Preservation Project

John Gunther, Author of 'Inside' Travel Guides, Offers Glimpse of African Continent, 1955

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

WNYC

Formerly a foreign war correspondent, Chicagoan John Gunther drew on his background to write the 'Inside' travel series, which included Inside Europe (1936), Inside Asia (1939), Inside Latin America (1941), and here, Inside Africa.

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Ariel Levy and Judith Thurman on Naomi Wolf's book "Vagina: A New Biography."

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Ariel Levy and Judith Thurman on Naomi Wolf's book "Vagina: A New Biography."

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Sarah Stillman on confidential informants.

Monday, August 27, 2012

Sarah Stillman on confidential informants.

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