October 27, 2017

Dharna Noor: Corporate Controlled Media and Critiquing Bias

October 27, 2017 - Corporate Controlled Media and Critiquing Bias - Real News Producer Dharna Noor wrote a compelling article for Truthout on the nature of corporate-controlled media and the complex symmetry between the Trumpian attacks on the media and Freddie Gray protesters in Baltimore.
March 22, 2015

State of Progressive Media In The United States

March 19, 2015 - Segment 2 - We take a look at the state of progressive media.
January 13, 2015

Overlooked and Underreported: NAACP Bombing in Colorado Springs and The Shooting of Tamir Rice

January 13, 2015 - Segment 2 - Marc hosts a conversation on the media coverage of recent tragic events including a new video of the killing of Tamir Rice and the bombing outside the Colorado Springs NAACP building.
December 2, 2014

Media Roundtable: Ferguson, Don Lemon, Climate Change and NPR & Fox News

December 2, 2014 - Segment 2 - We host a Media Roundtable. Our panel of guests will discuss topics to include: NPR's drastic cut-back on its environmental and climate change team; CNN correspondent Don Lemon's comment about marijuana in Ferguson; the power of Fox News; and the coverage of the events in Ferguson.
June 23, 2014

Paul Jay on the Real News Network’s Grand Opening

June 20, 2014 - Segment 3 - We talk with Paul Jay, CEO and Senior Editor of The Real News Network, about the Grand Opening of The Real News Media Center in Baltimore this weekend.
March 7, 2014

City Paper’s Baynard Woods: Are Alt Weeklies Over?

March 6, 2014 - Segment 4 - Baltimore City Paper Senior Editor Baynard Woods joins us for "This Week in City Paper," and to discuss his op-ed in the New York Times: "Are Alt Weeklies Over?"
February 15, 2014

‘Love and War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters, and One Louisiana Home’ by James Carville & Mary Matalin

February 14, 2014 - Segment 3 - We close out the week with a conversation Marc hosted last week at the Enoch Pratt Free Library with husband and wife political commentators James Carville and Mary Matalin, about their new book, Love and War: Twenty Years, Three Presidents, Two Daughters, and One Louisiana Home.
February 15, 2014

Role of Masculinity, Media & Culture in Youth Violence

February 13, 2014 - Segment 2 - We turn to the topic of violence, its representation in the media and culture, masculinity’s role in violence, and violence’s effects on our youth. Our panel of guests includes Dr. Lawrence Brown, Meshelle The Indie Mom of Comedy, and Rev. Heber Brown.
September 20, 2013

John Nichols & Robert McChesney – Dollarocracy: How The Money & Media Election Complex Is Destroying America

September 20, 2013 - Hours 1 & 2 - We broadcast of an evocative discussion that Marc moderated Tuesday night at the 2640 Space in Baltimore, on the commercialization of U.S. elections. The discussion was centered on the book Dollarocracy: How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America.
September 18, 2013

Analyzing The Media: What Coverage Of The Naval Yard Shooting Says About Us

September 18, 2013 - Hour 1 - We begin our show with another national news roundtable, during which we will continue our discussion on the tragic shooting Monday at the Naval Yard in Washington, D.C.
August 12, 2013

The Future Of Journalism – What’s The Impact Of Billionaires Buying Papers?

August 9, 2013 - Segment 1 - We talk to a panel of esteemed journalists who discuss the future of journalism and newspapers, especially in light of the fact that billionaires are buying up many of the major newspapers.
May 29, 2013

Farai Chideya On Diversity In The Media

March 29, 2013 - Segment 2 - Journalist, author, and Distinguished Writer in Residence at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University Farai Chideya joins us to talk about the lack of diversity in media.
May 1, 2013

Good News Baltimore

May 1, 2013-Segment 3- We'll discuss Good News Baltimore, an organization that promotes positive news stories about Baltimore with Founder and Production Director Jamar Jones.
April 30, 2013

The Koch Brothers And The Baltimore Sun

April 30, 2013 - Segment 1 - What would the purchase of the Baltimore Sun by the Koch brothers mean for the Sun and Baltimore?
April 24, 2013

Race And The Media Coverage Of The Boston Bombing

April 24, 2013 - Segment 2 - We have a conversation about the ways racism has affected media discourse around the attacks on the Boston marathon last week.