Brooke Gladstone

Host, On The Media

Brooke Gladstone appears in the following:

What Star Trek Means

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

The new Star Trek movie is getting rave reviews and reviving the talk of space as the final utopian frontier. On the Media's Brooke Gladstone, a huge trekkie, discusses the show's meaning. What have you learned about the real world from the Star Trek world? What did you ...

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DNC Coverage: Hour 1

Friday, August 29, 2008

Markos Moulitsas Zuniga, Daily Kos blogger and author of Taking On the System: Rules for Radical Change in a Digital Era, and Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today, wrap up the week's events.

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On the QT

Monday, March 10, 2008

The host of WNYC's On the Media, Brooke Gladstone, joins us to discuss what it means to be "off the record," as well as Samantha Power's recent resignation from the Obama campaign.

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Acquisitiveness Training

Monday, March 10, 2008

Their first book, Women Don’t Ask, created a sensation. Now, Linda Babcock and Sara Laschever follow up with Ask For It: How Women Can Use the Power of Negotiation to Get What They Really Want. Also, Brooke Gladstone on the record about the rules for going “off the record;” Just ...

On the Media On the Primaries

Wednesday, February 06, 2008

Brooke Gladstone, co-host and managing editor of WNYC's On The Media, discusses media coverage of the primaries.

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The Making of Political Narratives

Wednesday, January 02, 2008

The Iowa caucuses are tomorrow, and the candidates’ narratives about themselves and their ideals have already been mostly established. On the Media’s Brooke Gladstone and Paul Waldman, Senior Fellow at Media Matters for America, talk about how those narratives are made, why some stick and others don’t, and ...

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From Russia With Love

Thursday, June 14, 2007

Brooke Gladstone, the co-host and managing editor of On The Media, calls in from Moscow to discuss Russian democracy.

You can read On The Media's blog from Russia here.

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From Russia, With Love

Thursday, June 14, 2007

NPR’s Brooke Gladstone, host of On the Media, joins us live from Moscow. She’ll report on the deterioration of press freedoms under Vladimir Putin and why so few Russians seem to care. Also, more on NYC policing, how to fix the broken student loan business; a school for non-profit activists ...

Religious Wrong

Friday, June 01, 2007

A new Media Matters study suggests that by neglecting religious moderates and progressives, the media are helping the conservative cause.


Eye on the Press with On The Media’s Brooke Gladstone

Wednesday, November 08, 2006

Two US Senate races are still undecided. In 2000, the media might have called Virginia and Montana hours ago however this time around, the press is proceeding with caution. On The Media's Brooke Gladstone joins us now for a look at the media coverage of ...


Motivational Speech

Friday, October 27, 2006

Paul Waldman discusses with Brooke how Obama cannily established his personal and political identity with two early speeches that hark back to Reaganesque oratory.


Gray Lady Turns Gaze on Itself in Miller Case

Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Once again, as it did with the Jayson Blair scandal and with its reporting on WMDs, the New York Times turned its journalistic gaze upon itself in yesterday’s Sunday edition.

A lengthy, front-page article reviewed reporter Judith Miller’s involvement in an investigation in Washington on whether ...


"Gored by the Media Bull"

Friday, January 10, 2003

Paul Waldman discusses Al Gore's peculiar, some would say "brutal", treatment by the press during the 2000 election.


Death, longing, love

Sunday, July 07, 2002

The Next Big Thing is death, longing, love ... in other words: Fado, music from Portugal that will take your breath away. It's being haunted by the old neighborhood with writer Philip Lopate. It's news that's not news, and how you feel when you're about to eat cake.


Debates; Olympics; Virtual Candidate; Teen Vogue; Wen Ho Lee; Oprah Bounce?; XFL; Betty Corwin

Friday, September 29, 2000

Olympics? Baseball? Frasier? Presidential Debates? Guess which one the networks would rather not carry. Is there such a thing as the "Oprah Bounce"?


Lieberman; Coarsening Culture; Dems & Hollywood; What's the Heartland?; Politicians, Conventions, & Humor; Sir Robin Day Obit

Sunday, August 13, 2000

Does Joe Liebermann change Gore's relationship with Hollywood? Is Eminem the forerunner of the Apocalypse? What exactly is the heartland?


AIDS Conference; Candidates Court the NAACP; British Body Image; News Choppers; Word Watch; Naming Characters (and getting sued)

Friday, July 14, 2000

Tony Twist's right of publicity against Spawn cartoonist Todd McFarlane's comic book character with the same name. How do writers choose the names of their characters?


Online News Layoffs; TV News Consultants; Political Cartoonists; Women in Hollywood; Statistics; Stephanopolous; AT&T Does a Porno

Friday, June 09, 2000

The dot com bubble bursts and online journalists pay the price. shutters and Salon sheds staff. What does it mean for the future of real journalism on the Internet?


Giuliani's Love Life; Cardinal O'Connor's Funeral; Museum Blockbusters; Putin; Lockerbie Trial; Million Mom March

Friday, May 12, 2000

Rudy's Stepping Out: Coverage of the break-up of Giuliani's marriage and his affair and What you won't be reading on the way to the Million Mom March