Brooke Gladstone

Host, On The Media

Brooke Gladstone appears in the following:

How the AI Senate Hearing Missed the Mark

Friday, May 19, 2023

Longterm, speculative fears of AI's ability to outsmart us are obscuring current issues.


Friday, May 19, 2023

Regulating AI; Old Hollywood Myths; Fixing the Internet 

Enshittification Part 3: Saving The Internet

Friday, May 19, 2023

Solutions to Big Digital gone bad

Debunking Myths About the Writers' Strike

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Why the myth of a reality TV boom keeps circulating. 

Enshittification Part 2: The Mechanisms That Helped Big Digital Go Bad

Friday, May 12, 2023

We know that internet platforms have gotten worse. But how exactly did our systems allow it?

What Did Trump's CNN Town Hall Actually Reveal?

Friday, May 12, 2023

When "representation" and "free speech" become reasons to platform lies.

E. Jean Carroll and the Progress of #MeToo

Friday, May 12, 2023

It's not about what happens to the men.

Inside the 20-Year Fight for a Free Press in Iraq

Friday, May 05, 2023

How Iraqi journalists have fought to tell their own stories over the last twenty years.

What Media Coverage of Disney v. DeSantis is Missing

Friday, May 05, 2023

This isn't just a case about the First Amendment.

Enshittification Part 1: Why Every Platform Goes Bad

Friday, May 05, 2023

When did the internet start getting worse?

Tucker Carlson, Rupert Murdoch, and the Future of Fox News

Thursday, April 27, 2023

The state of Fox News today is thanks to Rupert Murdoch. A look inside the Murdoch media empire shows how media outlets can turn into right-wing political influence machines. 

Meet the Redstones, the Complicated Family Behind a Media Empire

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

The embattled family behind a media empire that inspired Succession.

The Real-Life Media Moguls That Inspired the TV Show Succession

Friday, April 21, 2023

How the Murdoch media empire influenced broader culture. 

Fox News Settles the Defamation Suit Brought by Dominion Voting Systems

Friday, April 21, 2023

What we learned from the case that almost went to trial.

Clarence Thomas' Unshaken Belief in Big Money

Friday, April 21, 2023

What his friendship with billionaire Harlan Crow reveals.

The Life and Times of the FDA

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

A look into the history of the sometimes praised, often panned federal agency.

Twitter and Public Media

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Why NPR has decided to pause its use of its Twitter accounts after the disagreement over how it was labeled. 

The Arrest of Journalist Evan Gershkovich

Friday, April 14, 2023

The Russian government's crackdown on press freedom just crossed another line.

Reporting on Russia's War in Exile

Friday, April 14, 2023

Berlin has become a hub for Russian reporters to do their work.

Twitter Takes On Public Media

Friday, April 14, 2023

This week NPR exited Twitter. What do Musk's latest changes mean for outlets and news consumers?