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An inside look at media coverage of current events, with The Times Union's Rex Smith, WAMC's Alan Chartock, and WNYT-Newschannel 13 Anchor Lydia Kulbida.

An inside look at media coverage of current events, with The Times Union's Rex Smith, WAMC's Alan Chartock, and WNYT-Newschannel 13 Anchor Lydia Kulbida.
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Albany, NY

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An inside look at media coverage of current events, with The Times Union's Rex Smith, WAMC's Alan Chartock, and WNYT-Newschannel 13 Anchor Lydia Kulbida.

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English


Episodes

The Media Project #1424 - Alan, Cailin And Rex

9/16/2018
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(Airs 09/16 & 09/10/17) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, and Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex and Cailin talk about the value of public information officers, an article in the Altamont Enterprise about a local YMCA turning off CNN after members complained, and much more.

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1423 - Alan, Rex, Barbara, And Ira

9/9/2018
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(Airs 09/09/18 & 09/10/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Barbara Lombardo is a Journalism Professor at the University at Albany and former Executive Editor of The Saratogian and The (Troy) Record, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, and On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Barbara and Ira talk about the New York Times decision to run an anonymous editorial from a...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1422 - Alan, Rex, Judy And Ira

9/2/2018
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(Airs 09/02 & 09/03/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, and On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Judy and Ira talk about the Trump Administration’s tariffs on Canadian newsprint being overturned, whether reporters should ‘out’ Supreme Court...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1421 - Alan, Rosemary, Rex And Cailin

8/26/2018
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(Airs 8/26 & 8/27) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Rosemary Armao, Editor and Investigative Journalist and former Chair of the Journalism program at the University at Albany. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Cailin and Rosemary talk about tabloid journalism’s role in a Presidential cover-up,...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1420 - Alan, Barbara, Rex And Ira

8/19/2018
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(Airs 08/19 & 08/20/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, and Barbara Lombardo is a Journalism Professor at the University at Albany and former Executive Editor of The Saratogian and The (Troy) Record . On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Ira and Barbara talk about nearly 300 newspapers...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1419 - Alan, Cailin, Rex And Barbara

8/12/2018
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(Airs 08/12 & 08/13/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Barbara Lombardo is a Journalism Professor at the University at Albany and former Executive Editor of The Saratogian and The (Troy) Record . On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Rex and Barbara talk about a new poll that finds the...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1418 - Alan, Rex, Judy And Ira

8/5/2018
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(Airs 08/05 & 08/06/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld and Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Judy and Ira talk about the President increasing his attacks on the media, The New York Times Publishers’ supposed off the record meeting with the...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1417 - Alan, Judy, Rex And Ira

7/29/2018
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(Airs 7/29 & 7/30/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld and Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Judy, Rex and Ira talk the CNN reporter who was barred from asking the President questions, the staff cuts at the NY Daily News , your letters and more.

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1416 - Alan, Cailin, Rex And Barbara

7/22/2018
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(Airs 7/22 & 7/23/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Barbara Lombardo is a Journalism Professor at the University at Albany and former Executive Editor of The Saratogian and The (Troy) Record . On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Rex and Barbara talk about Barbara’s blog about President...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1415 - Alan, Cailin, Rex And Ira

7/15/2018
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(Airs 7/15 @ 7/16/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex SmithCailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Rex and Ira talk about covering political spokespeople, journalists as gatekeepers, balancing what audiences want with what they need, and more.

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1414 - Alan, Cailin, Judy And Mike

7/8/2018
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(Airs 7/08 & 7/09/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association, and Mike Spain is the Associate Editor of the Times Union . On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Judy and Mike talk about the shooting in Maryland at the Capital Gazette, New Jersey...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1413 - Alan, Cailin, Ira And Mike

7/1/2018
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(Airs 7/01 & 7/02/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Associate Editor of the Times Union Mike Spain. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Mike and Ira talk about the influence of today’s broadcast news anchors, the civility debate and the media’s role, if any, Time magazine’s editor...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1412 - Judy, Cailin And Rex

6/24/2018
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(Airs 6/24 & 6/25) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association. On this week’s Media Project Cailin, Rex and Judy talk about the New York Times under fire for agreeing to White House terms on a Stephen Miller interview, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1411 - Alan, Cailin, Ira And Rex

6/17/2018
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(Airs 6/17 & 6/18/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Rex and Ira talk about a new study that finds misconceptions between the press and the public, what happens to the cost of government when communities lose...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1410 - Alan, Judy, Cailin And Rex

6/10/2018
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(Airs 6/10 & 6/11/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Rex and Judy talk about news deserts, a Berkshire Eagle editorial on the newsprint tariff having real impact on...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1409 - Alan, Cailin, Rex, And Ira

6/3/2018
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(Airs 6/3/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Cailin, Rex and Ira talk about a listener letter regarding the media and school shootings, whether the media have conflated news and opinion, how to know when the President...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1408 - Alan, Judy, Cailin And Rex

5/27/2018
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(Airs 5/27 & 5/28/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Albany Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Judy, Cailin and Rex talk about whether news organizations should publish mass shooters’ names and pictures, President...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1407 - Alan, Judy, Cailin And Mike

5/20/2018
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(Airs 5/20/18 & 5/21/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock , Judy Patrick, Vice President for Editorial Development for the New York Press Association, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Associate Editor of the Times Union Mike Spain. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Judy, Cailin and Mike talk about President Trump lashing out against people in his administration who leak...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1406 - Alan, Cailin, Rex, And Ira

5/13/2018
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(Airs 5/13/18 & 5/14/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Cailin and Ira talk about President Trump’s anger toward the media and how the press does their stories under his administration, the Managing Editor of the Berkshire Eagle resigns over ethical...

Duration:00:24:59

The Media Project #1405 - Alan, Rex, Cailin And Ira

5/6/2018
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(Airs 5/06/18 & 5/06/18) The Media Project is an inside look at media coverage of current events with WAMC’s CEO Alan Chartock, Cailin Brown, Chair of the Department of Communication at the College of St. Rose, and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld. On this week’s Media Project Alan, Rex, Cailin and Ira talk about Rex going to this year’s White House Correspondents Dinner and whether it might not happen again, Baby Breitbart’s are popping up around the country, and much more.

Duration:00:24:59