American Media Political Coverage
The panelists discussed how American media coverage of politics has changed over the past few decades, especially the impact of various… read more
The panelists discussed how American media coverage of politics has changed over the past few decades, especially the impact of various media forms, such as talk radio, on American politics. After individual remarks, they responded to each other’s comments and also took questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Jonathan Alter Senior Editor Newsweek
- Richard Davis Professor Brigham Young University->Political Science Department
- Jeff Greenfield Analyst ABC Television->Media and Politics
- Michael Harrison Talk Show Host WTIC-AM, Hartford
- Marvin Kalb Founding Director Harvard University->Joan Shorenstein Barone Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy
- Diana Owen Professor Georgetown University
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