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Robert Scheer

Robert Scheer is an American journalist who writes a column for 'Truthdig' that is nationally syndicated by Creators Syndicate in publications such as 'The Huffington Post' and 'The Nation'. He is a clinical professor of communications at the Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism at the University of Southern California and co-hosts the weekly political radio program 'Left, Right & Center' on KCRW, the National Public Radio affiliate in Santa Monica, California. Scheer is editor-in-chief for the Webby Award-winning online magazine 'Truthdig'. The Society of Professional Journalists awarded Scheer the 2011 Sigma Delta Chi Award for his column. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert Scheer has 24 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Forum as a Syndicated Columnist for the Los Angeles Times. The year with the most videos was 2004 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 2,980 views per program. Most appearances with Mark D. Danner (5), Steve Wasserman (4), Christopher Hitchens (3). Most common tags: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Fourth Amendment, U.S. History.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2010 - Present Clinical Professor, Annenberg School of Communication, University of Southern California Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Editor-in-Chief, Truthdig Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Syndicated Columnist, [San Francisco Chronicle] Videos: 7


Editor-in-Chief, [Ramparts] Magazine - c. January 1, 1969 Videos: 1 Syndicated Columnist, [Los Angeles Times] c. January 1, 1993 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 11

Recent Appearances

  • Open Phones with Robert Scheer

    Open Phones with Robert Scheer

    Robert Scheer, author of They Know Everything About You: How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government Agencies…

  • Whistleblower Tour

    Whistleblower Tour

    National security whistle-blowers explained the challenges they faced when trying to expose wrongdoing or violations of the law and discussed the critical balance between…

  • <em>Spying on Democracy</em>

    Spying on Democracy

    Heidi Boghosian talked about her book, Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance,…

  • Panel on the Port Huron Statement

    Panel on the Port Huron Statement

    Panelists talked about student unrest in the 1960s. Tom Hayden was the original drafter of "The Port Huron Statement", the founding…

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