Sunday, May 28, 2017, 6:00am
In the wake of another terrorist attack, tech companies are again under pressure to fight extremism online. On the Media looks at whether they’re really doing all that they can. Plus, how the South is grappling with taking down monuments to the Confederacy . . . and what to put in...
Sunday, May 21, 2017, 6:00am
Most news organizations haven’t been able to look away from the ongoing Trump-Comey story, but for pro-Trump media it almost doesn’t exist. This week, On the Media looks at how right-wing outlets choose to cover, or ignore, unfavorable news
Sunday, May 14, 2017, 6:00am
Facing an administration that seems to break new traditions every day, some worry that the media are too reliant on old tricks to keep up. We'll take a look at how the press might need to adapt. Plus: why local TV news may soon take on a more conservative agenda.
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 6:00am
The healthcare vote this week . . . which was hailed as a triumph of conservative ideology . . . didn’t come out of nowhere. On the Media examines the decades-long, right-wing campaign to influence academia and politics. Plus, how a climate change skeptic became a passionate...