The Media Project http://wamc.org en The Media Project #1212 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1212 <p></p><p></p><p>(Airs 8/24 &amp; 8/25/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, and Investigative Journalist and SUNY Albany Professor Rosemary Armao. On this week's show they talk about covering the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley, the continuing situation in Ferguson and the media's role, Don Pardo dies at 96, and much more.</p> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:52:00 +0000 David Guistina 97614 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1211 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1211 <p></p><p>(Airs 8/17 &amp; 8/18/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick, and College of St. Rose Professor Paul Conti. On this week's show they talk about covering the situation in Ferguson, Governor Cuomo's trip to Israel and how newsworthy it really was, and much more.</p> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 21:41:00 +0000 David Guistina 97130 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1210 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1210 <p><em>Daily Freeman</em> publisher emeritus Ira Fusfeld, <em>Albany Times Union</em> Editor Rex Smith, and <em>Daily Gazette </em>editor Judy Patrick discuss scandal reporting and on-air conflicts of interest. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 22:29:00 +0000 David Guistina 96544 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1209 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1209 <p></p><p>(Airs 8/03 &amp; 8/04/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Poughkeepsie Journal Executive Editor Stu Shinske. On this week's show they talk about further developments in the New York Times expose on Governor Cuomo's alleged tampering with the Moreland Act Commission to deal with public corruption, are citizen journalists replacing professional journalists, Jesse Ventura wins a defamation lawsuit, and much more.</p> Sun, 03 Aug 2014 21:50:00 +0000 David Guistina 96151 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1208 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1208 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/27 &amp; 7/28/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Gazette Editor Judy Patrick. On this week's show they talk about the New York Times expose on Governor Cuomo's alleged tampering with the Moreland Act Commission to deal with public corruption, The White House criticizes the Washington Post's use of anonymous sources, The BBC acknowledges it needs to hire more women, and much more.</p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:50:00 +0000 David Guistina 95669 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1207 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1207 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/20 &amp; 7/21/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany <em>Times Union</em> Editor Rex Smith, and<em> Poughkeepsie Journal</em> Executive Editor Stu Shinske. On this week's show they talk about Rupert Murdoch's attempt to buy Time Warner, journalists are stenographers when it comes to a study of political debate coverage, journalistic "balance" and much more.</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:45:00 +0000 David Guistina 95166 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1206 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1206 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/13 &amp; 7/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock,&nbsp; <em>Daily Freeman</em> Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, and <em>Daily Gazette</em> Editor Judy Patrick. On this week's show they talk about whether newspapers are dying, how New York media outlets adapted after Hurricane Sandy, a sleeping Yankees fan sues ESPN and MLB, and much more.</p> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:50:00 +0000 David Guistina 94623 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1205 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1205 <p></p><p>(Airs 7/06 &amp; 7/07/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Poughkeepsie Journal Executive Editor Stu Shinske. On this week's show they talk about a Pew poll that finds Americans are tuning out news on Iraq, the AP will use robots to write some business copy, non-profit journalism becoming a new model, and much more.</p> Sun, 06 Jul 2014 21:52:00 +0000 David Guistina 94040 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1204 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1204 <p></p><p>(Airs 6/29 &amp; 6/30) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld. On this week's show they talk about the NY Post attacking the Daily News over a price hike, Egypt's tough treatment of the press, embarrassing typos, your letters and more.</p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 21:46:00 +0000 David Guistina 93615 at http://wamc.org The Media Project #1203 http://wamc.org/post/media-project-1203 <p></p><p>(Airs 6/22 &amp; 6/23/14) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC's Alan Chartock, Albany <em>Times Union</em> Editor Rex Smith, and <em>Daily Gazett</em>e Editor Judy Patrick. On this week's show they talk about the Washington Post holding a scoop on Benghazi, the most important fight in journalism today, publishing graphic photos, and much more.</p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 21:50:00 +0000 David Guistina 93062 at http://wamc.org