Media Roundtable Kudos

Every week, Your Call brings together journalists from the mainstream, alternative and international media to analyze the job the news media did covering important stories.  The conversation starts on a positive note, with each guest pointing to a piece of great journalism they want to highlight.

Your Call weekly Kudos: May 19, 2017

May 19, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

Guests:

Craig Aaron, president of Free Press

Todd Frankel, staff reporter with the Washington Post covering people and policy

David Cay Johnston, Pulitzer Prize winning reporter, and founder and editor of DCReport.org

  Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week. 

Guest:

Alia Malek: award winning journalist and civil rights lawyer

Your Call Weekly Kudos: April 28th, 2017

Apr 28, 2017

This week, Matt Martin speaks with guests about journalism that stood out this week.

Guests:

Nancy Youssef, national security correspondent with BuzzFeed News

David Dayen, contributor to The Nation, The Intercept, The American Prospect, and the author of Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Streets Great Foreclosure Fraud

Will Bunch, veteran political journalist and columnist for Philadelphia Daily News, and author of its popular blog, Attytood

  Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Guests:

Shane Bauer, award winning senior reporter at Mother Jones

Wes Enzinna, senior editor and writer at Mother Jones

Your Call Weekly Kudos: April 14th, 2017

Apr 14, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

Guests:

Neela Banerjee, senior reporter for InsideClimate News

Michael Stoll, executive director and editor of the San Francisco Public Press

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

Guests:

Borzou Daragahi, Middle East correspondent for BuzzFeed News 

Chris McGreal, senior writer for the Guardian US

Peter Waldman, investigative reporter with Bloomberg

Your Call Weekly Kudos: March 10th 2017

Mar 10, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests: 

Carrie Levine, investigative reporter covering the influence of money in politics for the Center for Public Integrity 

Lee Fang, investigative reporter covering the intersection of money and politics for The Intercept

 

Recommended Reading:

New York Times: With Trump in the White House, His Golf Properties Prospers

  Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Andrew Cockburn, Washington editor for Harper’s magazine, and author of Kill Chain: The Rise of the High-Tech Assassins

Recommended Reading:

Your Call Weekly Kudos: February 17th, 2017

Feb 17, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

 

This week's guests:

Nicholas Keung, reporter for the Toronto Star covering immigration, refugee, migrant and diversity issues

Roque Planas, national reporter for the Huffington Post covering Latin American and Latino issues

Julio Ricardo Varela, senior digital editor for Latino USA, and founder of LatinoRebels.com

The New Yorker: The desperate battle to destroy ISIS

 

Your Call Weekly Kudos: January 27th, 2017

Jan 27, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Jack Cushman, editor and reporter for Inside Climate News, and author of Keystone and Beyond: Tar Sands and the National Interest in the Era of Climate Change

Ioan Grillo, journalist, and author of Gangster Warlords: Drug Dollars, Killing Fields and the New Politics of Latin America

Your Call Weekly Kudos: January 13th, 2017

Jan 13, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests, The Huffington Post's Paul Blumenthal and Buzzfeed's Borzou Daragahi, discuss journalism that stood out this week.

New York Times : Christopher Steele, Ex-Spy Who Compiled Trump Dossier, Goes to Ground

Kaiser Health News : Trump's HHS Nominee Got A Sweetheart Deal From A Foreign Biotech Form

Your Call Weekly Kudos: January 6th, 2017

Jan 6, 2017

Rose Aguilar and her guests Paul Mooney award winning freelance journalist and Will Bunch senior writer for the Philadelphia Daily News and it's author of its popular blog Attytood to talk about examples of great journalism from the week.

 Rose Aguilar and her guests Antonia Juhasz, award-winning investigative journalist on oil and energy expert, and Marcy Wheeler, independent journalist writing about national security and civil liberties, point to examples of great journalism this week.