On The Media

On The Media, hosted by Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone, is America's only national radio program devoted to media criticism and analysis, lifting the veil on how the media works.

Recent Episodes

A NEW SECURITY STANDARD FOR JOURNALISTS, AL JAZEERA AMERICA, AND MORE

How Edward Snowden leaked information to the press, and the new baseline for online journalistic best practice, NPR's Ombudsman releases a scathing report on an NPR report, a reporter doing seven years of reporting on foot, and a pre-launch visit to the new Al Jazeera America.

Another Weiner Scandal, Opting in to Watch Porn, and More

Outing the woman at the center of the latest Anthony Weiner scandal, a new rule in the UK that would make people opt in to view porn on the internet, and the last defendant battling the recording industry over his illegal file sharing.