Adam Johnson on Palestine Protest Coverage, Media Obsession with 'Clashes'

Premiere DateMay 15, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Adam Johnson on U.S. Media Coverage of Palestinian Protests
04:11 History of 'Clashes' in U.S. Media
08:44 Both Sides-ism vs. Placating Allies
10:14 How Aware Are Average Media Consumers?
13:41 Outro
14:11 Upstairs Guy Las Rosas
17:44 Finish

Adam Johnson joins the show to discuss the way U.S. media’s tendency to create power symmetry when covering violent events like the Palestinian protests in Gaza yesterday.

Adam Johnson (@adamjohnsonNYC) is a writer for FAIR Media Watch and co-host of the Citations Needed podcast.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and host of the Daily Beat podcast on BTRtoday. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around…