Rula Jebreal and Jeffrey Goldberg discuss coverage of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict; Maziar Bahari on the recent arrests of journalists in Iran and his time spent in an Iranian prison
By Cassie Spodak, CNN
Was it all a calculated campaign or did Biden force the President’s hand? The Daily Caller’s Matt Lewis and founder of AmericaBlog.com John Aravosis will discuss President Obama’s support of gay marriage in an interview with ABC on Wednesday, and whether the media have been biased in coverage of the comments.
The Washington Post’s Nia-Malika Henderson, former media correspondent for the PBS NewsHour Terence Smith, and Daily-Download.com founder Lauren Ashburn will discuss the week in political coverage – from the same sex marriage debate to Mitt Romney’s claimed involvement with the auto-bailout as well as accusations of bullying and Santorum’s email endorsement.
National security correspondent for the New York Times Mark Mazzetti will discuss coverage of the latest foiled terrorist plot and how a leak gave the Associated Press a huge scoop and sent the government scrambling.
Longtime NBC anchor Tom Brokaw talks about the disconnect between what the media focuses on and what really matters to the public.
This Sunday, 11a.m. ET.