Norman Solomon

Norman Solomon

Norman Solomon is an American journalist, media critic, antiwar activist, and was a candidate in 2012 for the United States House of Representatives. Solomon is a longtime associate of the media watch group Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting . In 1997 he founded the Institute for Public Accuracy, which works to provide alternative sources for journalists, and served as its executive director until 2010. Solomon's weekly column, "Media Beat", was in national syndication from 1992 to 2009. More recently Solomon focused on his 2012 congressional campaign in California's 2nd congressional district. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Norman Solomon has 22 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Call-In as a Syndicated Columnist. The year with the most videos was 2003 with three videos as a Founder and Executive Director. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 4,785 views per program as a Coordinator for the Bernie Delegate Network. Most appearances with Peter Slen (5), Steve Scully (4). Most common tags: Journalism, Liberals, Democratic National Convention.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2010 - Present Co-Founder and Coordinator, RootsAction Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2016 - Present Coordinator, Bernie Delegate Network Videos: 2 c. January 1, 1997 - Present Founder and Executive Director, Institute for Public Accuracy Videos: 12 c. January 1, 1992 - Present Syndicated Columnist Videos: 6 c. January 1, 2010 - Present National Board Member, Progressive Democrats of America Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Petition to Impeach President Trump

    Petition to Impeach President Trump

    Norman Solomon talked about the petition sent to Congress by RootsAction that week calling for an investigation for…

  • Democratic Convention Preview

    Democratic Convention Preview

    Journalists and Democratic National Committee officials previewed the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia…

  • Bernie Sanders Delegates News Conference

    Bernie Sanders Delegates News Conference

    A group representing Bernie Sanders delegates to the Democratic Convention held a news conference to voice disappointment with…

  • Freedom of the Press

    Freedom of the Press

    James Risen and other journalism advocates spoke at a press conference on freedom of the press and Obama administration efforts to…

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