Fridays, 1:00PM - 1:30PM
CounterSpin, a weekly radio show from FAIR (Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting), provides a critical examination of the major stories every week, and exposes what the mainstream media might have missed in their own coverage. Hosted by Janine Jackson, Steve Rendall and Peter Hart, CounterSpin is heard on more than 150 noncommercial stations across the United States and Canada.
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Friday, February 24, 2017 8:30amResisting the viewing of immigration policy through a lens of criminality will be key in moving toward a humane vision of immigration.
Friday, February 17, 2017 8:02amWhat's ahead for the public interest under Ajit Pai, Trump's choice for chair of the FCC? CounterSpin talks with Jessica Gonzalez, deputy director and senior counsel at the group Free Press.
Friday, February 10, 2017 8:16amNow that Betsy DeVos is confirmed as Education secretary, media need to disrupt the set of myths that carried her through, despite an evident lack of experience or expertise: Myths to do with "school choice" and "accountability," which corporate media rarely interrogate thoroughly, or contrast with different visions of education.
Friday, February 3, 2017 8:11amSome media accounts are describing the first raid on Trump's watch as "botched," but that's not the same as questioning it, much less putting it in a broader context of what's happening in Yemen and what the US is doing there.
Friday, January 27, 2017 8:12amEvery day of the Trump administration brings new reasons to protest. But the mass arrest of hundreds of people protesting the inauguration, along with legal observers and journalists, tells us that the right to speak up still needs protection.