April 13 at 11am ET

Colbert to succeed Letterman on CBS; Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) on the Time Warner Cable/Comcast merger; A look at how Chinese media are covering the search for Flight MH370.
September 8th, 2013
01:12 PM ET

Syria and the media

CNN's Arwa Damon joins guest host Frank Sesno with an update on the situation in Syria. Then, Shibley Telhami, Tara Sonenshine and Len Downie join Sesno to debate whether the horrific images of chemical attacks in Syria are affecting public opinion.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Chemical Weapons • Congress • Media • Media Criticism • Social Media • Syria • YouTube
September 8th, 2013
01:11 PM ET

Obama’s Syria struggle

Shibley Telhami, Tara Sonenshine and Len Downie return to the table with guest host Frank Sesno to discuss the media coverage of Syria and the president’s struggle to gain the support of Congress.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Congress • Media • Syria
September 8th, 2013
01:11 PM ET

Twitter on the campaign trail

CNN Digital’s National Political Reporter Peter Hamby joins Kevin Madden, Christina Bellantoni and guest host Frank Sesno to share his recent findings from a study focused on social media and the 2012 presidential campaign season.


Filed under: 2012 Campaign • Barack Obama • Media Criticism • Mitt Romney • Politics • Social Media • Twitter
August 18th, 2013
02:09 PM ET

On vacation with the president

Joanne Lipman looks back at week of presidential vacation coverage, with the help of CNN White House correspondent Dan Lothian.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Blog • Reliable Sources
July 28th, 2013
01:29 PM ET

End the White House press briefing?

Guest host Frank Sesno speaks with Reid Cherlin about the pros and cons of the Washington ritual known as the White House press briefing.

July 21st, 2013
01:29 PM ET

Zimmerman verdict sparks debate

Callie Crossley, Eric Deggans, Ron Brownstein and David Folkenflik look back at how the media handled Zimmerman verdict and the ensuing debate about race and the justice system.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Blog • George Zimmerman • Race • Reliable Sources • Trayvon Martin
July 21st, 2013
01:28 PM ET

Obama remarks spark focus on race

Clarence Page, Clinton Yates and David Folkenflik discuss the media’s role in the national conversation on race.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Blog • Race • Reliable Sources
June 9th, 2013
01:27 PM ET

Columnist exposes Obama surveillance

The Guadian's Glenn Greenwald joins Howard Kurtz to discuss breaking the story on the Obama administration's massive phone surveillance program. 


Filed under: Barack Obama • Glenn Greenwald • Media • Politics • The Guardian • Verizon
June 9th, 2013
01:26 PM ET

Media alarmed by Obama surveillance Part 1

Ana Marie Cox, Ramesh Ponnuru and Charlie Savage join Howard Kurtz to examine the media coverage of another Obama administration bombshell: According to reports from The Washington Post and The Guardian, authorities have been tracking foreign targets through online giants like Facebook, Google, Yahoo and Micrsoft.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Media • NSA • Politics • Verizon • Washington Post
June 9th, 2013
01:15 PM ET

Media alarmed by Obama surveillance Part 2

Ana Marie Cox, Ramesh Ponnuru and Charlie Savage join Howard Kurtz to examine the media coverage of another Obama administration bombshell: According to reports from The Washington Post and The Guardian, authorities have been tracking foreign targets through online giants like Facebook, Google, Yahoo and Micrsoft.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Media Criticism • NSA • Politics • Verizon Wireless
« older posts
newer posts »