controversy http://wamc.org en "The Investigator" Terry Lenzner http://wamc.org/post/investigator-terry-lenzner <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For 5 decades Terry </span>Lenzner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has been one of Washington’s most powerful inside players working behind the scenes to get to the bottom of scandals, controversies, and mysteries ranging from the murder of three young civil rights workers that inspired the film Mississippi Burning, to Watergate, the impeachment of President Clinton, and the death of Princess Diana.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Now for the first time he tells the story of his remarkable half century career probing politicians, celebrities, governments, and corporations in </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Investigator</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 16:25:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 77166 at http://wamc.org "The Investigator" Terry Lenzner Victor Navasky at Spencertown Academy Arts Center http://wamc.org/post/victor-navasky-spencertown-academy-arts-center <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Victor&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Navasky</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;will be in conversation with Peter&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Biskind</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;on Saturday afternoon at&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">4PM at <a href="http://spencertownacademy.org/current-events/2013/02/1299">Spencertown Academy Arts Center</a>.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As a former editor of <em>The New York Times Magazine</em> and the longtime editor of <em>The Nation</em>, Victor Navasky knows just how transformative—and incendiary—cartoons can be. In his new book, <em>The Art of Controversy</em>, Navasky guides readers through some of the greatest cartoons ever created.</p><p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 63012 at http://wamc.org Victor Navasky at Spencertown Academy Arts Center NYS Ethics Panel Meets Amid Controversy http://wamc.org/post/nys-ethics-panel-meets-amid-controversy <p>The head of the state ethics commission, Janet DiFiore, says she has &ldquo;done nothing wrong&rdquo;, after allegations she used her influence as Westchester County DA to obtain welfare benefits for her maid. &nbsp;DiFiore spoke after a lengthy closed door session of the ethics commission.&nbsp; Capitol Correspondent Karen DeWitt reports&hellip;</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 11:45:49 +0000 Karen Dewitt 40223 at http://wamc.org NYS Ethics Panel Meets Amid Controversy