Mark Danner

Your Call Weekly Kudos: June 05, 2015

Jun 5, 2015

Every week on Your Call's Friday Media Roundtable, we ask the journalists on our panel to recommend great reporting they've seen this week.

Guest:

Carlotta Gall, Pulitzer Prize winning NY Times correspondent, and author of The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan, 2001-2014

Mark Danner, veteran journalist, professor of English and Journalism at the University of California at ­Berkeley, and author of " Stripping Bare the Body: Politics Violence War"

Your Call: Democracy vs national security

Jun 5, 2015

On the June 5th edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of "the USA Freedom Act" limiting the NSA's domestic surveillance powers, and the new declassified interviews with a former Guantanamo Bay detainee detailing torture. We’ll also discuss Tunisian women's efforts to seek justice for decades of police violence and rape. We will be joined by investigative journalist Mark Danner and NY Time’s Carlotta Gall. Join us on the next Your Call, with Matt Martin, and you.

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Your Call Weekly Kudos: December 12, 2014

Dec 12, 2014

Every week on Your Call's Friday Media Roundtable, we ask the journalists on our panel to recommend great reporting they've seen this week.

Joining us this week:

Guests:

Scott Horton, human rights attorney and contributing editor at Harper’s magazine. He is the author of the forthcoming book, Lords of Secrecy: The National Security Elite and America’s Stealth Foreign Policy

Mark Danner, contributor to The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine and other publications

Your Call: The US media and the politics of torture

Dec 12, 2014

On the December 12th, 2014 edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the intensely debated Senate Intelligence Committee report on torture. How have the revelations changed reporting on the United States’ torture policy. What’s changed since torture was exposed under the Bush administration? We’ll be joined  by the New York Review of Books’ Mark Danner and Harper’s Scott Horton. Where did you see the best reporting this week? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar and you

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