12:00am

Fri January 13, 2012
Media Coverage

Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable

This week, we’ll discuss media coverage of the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Guantanamo Bay Prison. We’ll also talk about Hungarian journalists’ hunger strike to protest media repression. We’ll be joined by Harper’s Scott Horton, independent journalist Andy Worthington and Klubradio’s Julia Varadi joins us from Budapest, Hungary. Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. Where did you see the best reporting this week? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you.

Guests:

Scott Horton, contributing editor at Harper's Magazine

Andy Worthington, independent journalist and the author of The Guantánamo Files

Julia Varadi, Hungarian radio journalist with Klubradio

Resources:

Ten Years of Guantanamo: A discussion with Andy Worthington and Jason Leopold

Friday, January 13, Noon - UC Hastings - Louis B. Mayer Lounge - 198 McAllister Street, San Francisco

Scott Horton, Harper's: Gitmo at Ten

Carol Rosenberg, Miami Herald: Guantánamo Bay prison camps turn 10

Lakhdar Boumediene, NY Times: My Guantanamo nightmare

Murat Kurnaz, NY Times: Notes from a Guantanamo survivor 

Close Guantánamo Campaign and Website 

Nick Thorpe, BBC: Hunger strikers defiant in Hungary media protest

Robert Marquand, Christian Science Monitor: Hungarians cry foul as new Constitution comes into effect

 

Related program: