Brooke Gladstone

Host, On The Media

Brooke Gladstone appears in the following:

The First Town to Vote

Friday, February 07, 2020

Picking apart the myth of Dixville Notch's "picture-perfect" democracy.

Picture-Perfect Democracy

Friday, February 07, 2020

The history of the American primary; the first town to vote; and New Hampshire reporters do some self-reflection.

No Removal, No Witnesses, No Surprise

Friday, January 31, 2020

The impeachment proceedings come to an end.

The Politics of a Controversial Endorsement

Friday, January 31, 2020

Welcome millions of Joe Rogan fans into the fold — or dismiss the host as damaged goods?

Cancel This!

Friday, January 31, 2020

The impeachment; coronavirus rumors go viral; the controversy around Joe Rogan's Bernie Sanders endorsement; and the perils of "cancel culture." 

The Trouble With Cancel Culture

Friday, January 31, 2020

The YouTube star ContraPoints on what it feels like to be cancelled.

Politics Is For Power

Friday, January 17, 2020

You love civic engagement, right? You're politically active? 

Warren, Sanders and the Question of Sexism

Friday, January 17, 2020

In the run-up to Iowa, a new story threatens a shaky peace between the two leading progressive candidates.

The Origins of an Oligarchy

Friday, January 17, 2020

What the long view on the Kushner and Trump family histories reveal.

The End is Always Near

Friday, January 10, 2020

Will our world become a ruin for archaeologists to dig up and explore?

The Hashtag Warriors

Friday, January 10, 2020

How Generation Z interpreted a geopolitical crisis — through memes. 

Everything Is Race

Friday, December 27, 2019

At the core of the narratives we unpacked this year, a consistent theme.

Everything Is Fake

Friday, December 27, 2019

A walk through 2019 starts with confronting a deep sense of unreality.

Everything Is Media

Friday, December 27, 2019

How public radio's signature media show has come to expand our mission.

The Hidden Truths of Hanukkah

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

A special history lesson in time for the holidays.

Body of Law: Beyond Roe

Friday, December 13, 2019

Justice Ginsburg says she wishes it had been another case, not Roe v. Wade, that SCOTUS heard as the first reproductive rights case. On the Media and The Guardian take a closer look.

Making Sense of the Illiberal Right

Friday, December 06, 2019

How the conservative conversation about democracy is shifting.

A Plane Crash Unites A Country...Then Divides It In Two

Friday, November 29, 2019

Since 2014, a far-right nationalist party has been in power in Poland. How a conspiracy theory helped it get there.

How Radio Makes Female Voices Sound "Shrill"

Friday, November 22, 2019

Biases built into radio technology have shaped how we hear women speak. 

The GOP's Ultimate Defense: Keeping America Tuned Out

Friday, November 22, 2019

Why Republicans' epistemology is pushing democracy toward a tipping point.