Brooke Gladstone

Host, On The Media

Brooke Gladstone appears in the following:

Parents vs. Democracy

Friday, August 12, 2022

What are the rights of parents?

Inside the SCOTUS Case on School Library Censorship

Friday, August 12, 2022

In 1976, 17-year-old Steven Pico sued his Long Island school district.

How Books Get Removed from Classrooms and Libraries

Friday, August 12, 2022

An overview of book challenges happening across the United States. 

What Science Says about the Birth of the Universe

Friday, August 05, 2022

The Webb telescope is giving us baby pictures of the cosmos.

Why it's So Important to Study Climate Catastrophes

Friday, August 05, 2022

Facing the possibility of mass extinction is a hard but necessary job.

The Possible Flaws of a Landmark Alzheimer's Study

Friday, August 05, 2022

Blots on a field?

What Gas Prices Really Say About the Economy

Friday, July 22, 2022

Gas prices are finally beginning to fall, so why don't Americans feel better about the economy? 

The Big Sigh: An Assessment of Our Economic Future

Friday, July 22, 2022

Are we on the brink of a major shift in how the world does business?

So Who Decides It's A Recession?

Friday, July 22, 2022

Why economists and the public have very different definitions of economic trouble.

The Mystery of Today's Strong Job Market

Friday, July 22, 2022

Today's low unemployment numbers don't support recession fears.

Escaping the Kremlin's Propaganda Machine

Thursday, July 21, 2022

From Putin supporter to independent journalist.

Why Reporter Nancy Solomon Chose True Crime

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Behind the curtain of the "New Jersey Political Murder Mystery."

How Racism Ended a Renaissance of Weight

Friday, July 08, 2022

At the beginning of the 16th century, fat was a part of the divine ideal. In the 18th century, that all changed.

Science, Media, and the Morality of Fat

Friday, July 08, 2022

When did we all get scared of fat?

The Complications of Weight and Covid

Friday, July 08, 2022

Obesity emerged early on as a risk factor for COVID-19. But is the true risk of weight actually the care bigger bodies receive?

The Supreme Court Justice With The Most To Say

Friday, July 01, 2022

Clarence Thomas has a comprehensive vision for America. We ignore it at our own peril. 

Bruen and the Distorted History of Gun Regulation

Friday, July 01, 2022

The upcoming fight over the annals of gun regulation.

The End of Roe in the Armed Forces

Thursday, June 30, 2022

How pregnancy, and abortion, catch servicemembers in a web of complicated policy.

The Latest Revelations From the Jan 6 Hearings, and Where We Go From Here

Friday, June 24, 2022

How the committee's case could aid a Justice Department indictment, and more.

The Big Lie, In Theaters Near You

Friday, June 17, 2022

A riveting tale of election fraud with absolutely no basis in truth.