Shows featuring Joe Conason

  • As Thousands Gather in Memphis for National Media Reform Conference, A Look at the State of the U.S. Media Tvcamera
    We broadcast from Memphis, Tennessee where several thousand people are gathering for the National Conference on Media Reform. Speakers include Bill Moyers, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Phil Donahue, Jane Fonda, Helen Thomas and scores of others. We take a look at the state of the U.S. media with FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein and Free Press co-founder Robert McChesney. [includes rush transcript]
    January 12, 2007 | Story
  • Mike McConnell, Booz Allen and the Privatization of Intelligence Mikemcconnell
    Mike McConnell, the man President Bush tapped to replace John Negroponte as National Intelligence Director, has been a leading figure in outsourcing U.S. intelligence operations to private industry. McConnell is a former director of the National Security Agency and the current director of defense programs at Booz Allen. We take a look at McConnell and the privatization of intelligence with journalist...
    January 12, 2007 | Story