Shane Bauer

Shane Bauer

On July 31, 2009, three Americans, Joshua Fattal , Sarah Shourd , and Shane Bauer and were taken into custody by Iranian border guards for crossing into Iran while hiking near the Iranian border in Iraqi Kurdistan. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Shane Bauer has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2013 Forum as a Journalist. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 303 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2017 - Present Senior Reporter, [Mother Jones] Magazine Videos: 1 January 1, 2013 - Present Journalist Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Private Prisons

    Private Prisons

    Panelists talked about private and public prisons and their impact on incarceration and society. Mother Jones sent reporter…

  • <em>Sliver of Light</em>

    Sliver of Light

    Shane Bauer, Joshua Fattal, and Sarah Shourd talked about their book, A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran,…

  • Uses of Twitter

    Uses of Twitter

    Panelists talked about uses for Twitter, and answered questions from audience members. Some of the uses they discussed were journalism,…

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* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article '2009–11 detention of American hikers by Iran', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.