American Forum - The Death and Life of American Journalism
Robert W. McChesney
February 19, 2010
11:00AM - 12:00PM (EST)
JOHN NICHOLS and ROBERT W. MCCHESNEY are the founders of Free Press and the authors of Tragedy and Farce: How the American Media Sell Wars, Spin Elections, and Destroy Democracy (New Press, 2006). Nichols, Washington Correspondent for The Nation, has written “The Beat” blog since 1999. The author of 16 books, McChesney is Gutgsell Endowed Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois.