#1138 Condemning, Defending and Rebuilding the Media

Oct 06, 2017, 10:00 PM

Air Date: 10/06/2017 Today we look at the inadequacy, the potential, structures and the humanity of the corporate media Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991 Join the Best of the Left Social Network! Donate or become a Member to support the show!  Visit: https://www.patreon.com/BestOfTheLeft  Show Notes Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill Ch. 2: Act 1: Media Needs to Do Better Covering Trump Now Than During the Campaign (w/Guest Katrina vanden Huevel) - @ThomHartmann - Air Date: 03-16-17 Ch. 3: Song 1:  Poenia - Damiano Baldoni Ch. 4: Act 2: Lara Setrakian: 3 ways to fix a broken news industry - @TEDTalks - Air Date 3-9-17 Ch. 5: Song 2:  Hundred Mile - K2 Ch. 6: Act 3: Why Trump's Media Vendetta Is Scarier Than Nixon's - The Breach - Air Date 7-11-17 Ch. 7: Song 3:  Passionate Ending - Soft and Furious Ch. 8: Act 4: The Media Only Treats Politics Two Ways, and They're Both Bad - @ThomHartmann - Air Date: 08-08-17 Ch. 9: Song 4:  concatenate - Damiano Baldoni Ch. 10: Act 5: Filmmaker of "All Governments Lie" discussing the failure of corporate media - We Are Here - Air Date 2-18-17 Ch. 11: Song 5:  Llegare - Dom La Nena Ch. 12: Act 6: Masha Gessen on the "Impulse to Normalize" - On The Media - Air Date 12-2-16 Ch. 13: Song 6:  Great is the Contessa - The Contessa Ch. 14: Act 7: Chris Hayes on his and the media's tendency to normalize our circumstances - The Ezra Klein Show - Air Date 8-15-17 Voicemails Ch. 15: It's time to stand up against gun violence - Dallas from Jacksonville, FL Ch. 16: Medicare 4 All Preempted. - Alan from Connecticut Ch. 17: Include Your Kids! - Alan from Connecticut Ch. 18: A unique perspective on the Jones Act - Jonathan from Louisville, KY Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics Ch. 19: Final comments on how why you should be willing to pay for the world you want to see Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone (Additional music from Blue Dot Sessions)  Produced by Jay! Tomlinson Thanks for listening! Visit us at BestOfTheLeft.com Support the show via Patreon Check out the BotL iOS/Android App in the App Stores! Follow at Twitter.com/BestOfTheLeft Like at Facebook.com/BestOfTheLeft Contact me directly at Jay@BestOfTheLeft.com Review the show on iTunes and Stitcher!