Archives for February 2010

Before Anything, We Need a Free Media

Robert McChesney and John Nichols were part of a panel on February 3 at the Ethical Culture Society in New York City. McChesney and Nichols have just completed a book called "The Death and LIfe of American Journalism" (NationBooks), which is a fascinating, engaging read. David Carr of "The New York Times" and Pamela Newkirk from the NYU Journalism School were also on the panel. GRIT TV's Laura Flanders and "The Nation" editor Katrina vanden Heuvel introduced the event. The room was packed and … [Read more...]