Publishing Pictures Of The Dead
The New York Times got very mixed reactions when it published a photo of a woman who had just died of Covid-19. What are the ethics of publishing pictures of the dead?
Did The Media Foster An Extremist?
Well before Roy Den Hollander attacked a federal judge’s family last week, he and his ‘anti-feminist’ views were provided a platform by outlets like ABC, Fox News, and The New Yorker.
Tucker Carlson-NYTimes Dispute Gets Personal
On his Fox News show, Carlson accused two New York Times reporters of pursuing his family and preparing to disclose the location of his home. The Times denies that, saying its two reporters are now being harassed by followers of Carlson.
Rants & Raves: 07/24/20
The panel reviews the week in media.
On this week’s edition of Beat The Press, Emily Rooney was joined by Callie Crossley of WGBH News, Lylah Alphonse formerly of U.S. News & World Report, Jon Keller of WBZ News, and Tom Fiedler former Dean of Boston University’s College of Communication.