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On The Media

By WNYC Studios

The Peabody Award-winning On the Media podcast is your guide to examining how the media sausage is made. Hosts Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield examine threats to free speech and government transparency, cast a skeptical eye on media coverage of the week’s big stories and unravel hidden political narratives in everything we read, watch and hear. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin. © WNYC Studios

  1. 1.
    A Very Bitter Joke 09/13/2019
    51:58
  2. 2.
    Why Many Afghans Don't Understand 9/11 09/11/2019
    15:07
  3. 3.
    Pressure Drop 09/06/2019
    57:16
  4. 4.
    Remembering Les Gelb 09/04/2019
    17:54
  5. 5.
    Whose Streets? 08/30/2019
    53:45
  6. 6.
    A History of Persuasion: Part 3 08/28/2019
    31:14
  7. 7.
    Empire State of Mind 08/23/2019
    50:28
  8. 8.
    A History of Persuasion: Part 2 08/21/2019
    25:11
  1. 9.
    A Civilization As Great As Ours 08/16/2019
    50:37
  2. 10.
    A History of Persuasion: Part 1 08/14/2019
    20:37
  3. 11.
    The Democracy We Think We Live In 08/09/2019
    52:53
  4. 12.
    Deciphering the White Power Movement 08/07/2019
    13:28
  5. 13.
    Repairing Justice: How to Fix the Internet 08/02/2019
    51:57
  6. 14.
    Repairing Justice: An Alternative to Prison 07/31/2019
    31:38
  7. 15.
    Repairing Justice: The Prosecutor 07/26/2019
    13:16
  8. 16.
    What, Me Worry? 07/24/2019
    14:14
  9. 17.
    Internal Scream 07/19/2019
    50:29
  10. 18.
    The Right-Wing Web Goes to the White House 07/17/2019
    18:22
  11. 19.
    Uncomfortably Numb 07/12/2019
    50:39
  12. 20.
    The Epstein Story Didn't Just Happen Overnight 07/10/2019
    26:38
  13. 21.
    Full Faith & Credit 07/05/2019
    50:33
  14. 22.
    The Sound of America 07/03/2019
    26:47
  15. 23.
    The Scarlet E, Part IV: Solutions 06/28/2019
    53:50
  16. 24.
    Coming Out Posthumously 06/26/2019
    7:21
  17. 25.
    The Scarlet E, Part III: Tenants and Landlords 06/21/2019
    51:51
  18. 26.
    How to Influence US Iran Policy ... Without Actually Existing 06/18/2019
    17:29
  19. 27.
    40 Acres 06/14/2019
    50:24
  20. 28.
    What "Running From Cops" Learned From "Cops" 06/12/2019
    20:44
  21. 29.
    Introducing: The Scarlet E 06/07/2019
    51:07
  22. 30.
    Making America Antitrust Again 06/05/2019
    15:38
  23. 31.
    Climate Obscura 05/31/2019
    50:17
  24. 32.
    Hurricane Season is Nearly Here. Brace Yourself for the Coverage. 05/29/2019
    20:43
  25. 33.
    On Matters of War 05/24/2019
    50:07
  26. 34.
    Solving the Facebook Problem at Home and Abroad 05/22/2019
    16:22
  27. 35.
    Constellation of Secret Evil 05/17/2019
    49:23
  28. 36.
    The Past, Present and Future of Nikole Hannah-Jones 05/14/2019
    28:28
  29. 37.
    Impossible! 05/10/2019
    50:10
  30. 38.
    Werner Herzog on Gorbachev 05/08/2019
    21:03
  31. 39.
    A High State of Agitation 05/03/2019
    49:30
  32. 40.
    Is True Crime Jinxed? 05/01/2019
    12:05
  33. 41.
    Justice Interruptus 04/26/2019
    51:22
  34. 42.
    How Is Lead Still A Problem? 04/23/2019
    30:09
  35. 43.
    Harm To Ongoing Matter 04/19/2019
    49:56
  36. 44.
    Who Profits When You File Your Taxes? 04/16/2019
    15:52
  37. 45.
    Wake Up, Sheeple! 04/12/2019
    49:58
  38. 46.
    Spy vs. Spy 04/11/2019
    19:49
  39. 47.
    Empire State of Mind 04/05/2019
    54:05
  40. 48.
    Policing the Police 04/02/2019
    16:55
  41. 49.
    The End of Magical Thinking 03/29/2019
    52:32
  42. 50.
    The Opioid Narratives 03/27/2019
    21:29
  43. 51.
    Hating In Plain Sight 03/22/2019
    50:50
  44. 52.
    No Notoriety 03/19/2019
    9:21
  45. 53.
    The Myth of Meritocracy 03/15/2019
    50:41
  46. 54.
    Tucker Was Tucker All Along 03/13/2019
    27:26
  47. 55.
    Crossing the Line 03/08/2019
    51:00
  48. 56.
    The Myth That Fuels the Anti-Vaxx Agenda 03/06/2019
    7:34
  49. 57.
    Look Back in Anger 03/01/2019
    50:25
  50. 58.
    Longing for Wakanda 02/26/2019
    13:21
  51. 59.
    Twitch and Shout 02/22/2019
    49:46
  52. 60.
    When 20,000 Nazis Gathered in New York 02/20/2019
    19:46
  53. 61.
    Bad Reputation 02/15/2019
    50:49
  54. 62.
    A Century of Free Speech 02/13/2019
    30:41
  55. 63.
    The World's Biggest Problem 02/08/2019
    51:26
  56. 64.
    The Too-Good-To-Be-True Cancer Cure 02/04/2019
    9:57
  57. 65.
    Misery in the Name of Liberty 02/01/2019
    51:12
  58. 66.
    A Tell-All Memoir And An NDA 01/30/2019
    30:29
  59. 67.
    Close Encounters 01/25/2019
    50:03
  60. 68.
    Rethinking MLK Day 01/22/2019
    19:50
  61. 69.
    The Giant Referendum On Everything 01/18/2019
    51:03
  62. 70.
    That time Brooke met Rosanne Cash 01/15/2019
    40:47
  63. 71.
    Everything Is Fake 01/11/2019
    49:50
  64. 72.
    10 Things That Scare Jeff VandeMeer 01/09/2019
    7:03
  65. 73.
    Africatown 01/04/2019
    50:20
  66. 74.
    Remembering Joe Frank 01/02/2019
    17:42
  67. 75.
    The Worst Thing We've Ever Done 12/28/2018
    52:01
  68. 76.
    10 Things That Scare Brooke 12/25/2018
    8:03
  69. 77.
    The Seen and the Unseen 12/21/2018
    56:31
  70. 78.
    What We Learned — And Didn't Learn — From the Pentagon Papers 12/19/2018
    16:28
  71. 79.
    Plague of Suspicion 12/14/2018
    51:01
  72. 80.
    Three Years for Michael Cohen 12/12/2018
    27:10
  73. 81.
    How Quickly We Forget 12/07/2018
    50:51
  74. 82.
    The Centuries-Old Practice of "Slaying Lewks" 12/05/2018
    13:30
  75. 83.
    Laugh Until You Cry 11/30/2018
    51:01
  76. 84.
    The Long History of Ignoring Climate Scientists 11/28/2018
    20:53
  77. 85.
    Whose Streets? 11/23/2018
    50:54
  78. 86.
    The Civil War, One Day at a Time 11/19/2018
    11:04
  79. 87.
    Do Not Pass Go 11/16/2018
    51:02
  80. 88.
    The Stories Fires Tell 11/13/2018
    13:44
  81. 89.
    We're Not Very Good At This 11/09/2018
    59:44
  82. 90.
    Why We're So Polarized 11/06/2018
    25:58
  83. 91.
    The Others 11/02/2018
    50:03
  84. 92.
    Gab is Back in the Headlines and Off the Web 10/30/2018
    12:17
  85. 93.
    Knock, Knock 10/26/2018
    50:14
  86. 94.
    West Virginia's "Genius" Watchdog 10/24/2018
    20:10
  87. 95.
    Bloodlines 10/19/2018
    50:30
  88. 96.
    The Radical Catalog 10/18/2018
    17:12
  89. 97.
    Full Faith & Credit 10/12/2018
    50:17
  90. 98.
    Reimagining History 10/10/2018
    17:18
  91. 99.
    The Victimhood 10/05/2018
    50:39
  92. 100.
    Trump, Inc.: The Business of Silence 10/03/2018
    29:47
  93. 101.
    What Goes Around, Comes Around? 09/28/2018
    50:40
  94. 102.
    It's Time for Justice 09/26/2018
    8:32
  95. 103.
    Make Amends 09/21/2018
    51:16
  96. 104.
    An Obit, This Time For Real 09/18/2018
    9:21
  97. 105.
    Doomed to Repeat 09/14/2018
    51:32
  98. 106.
    FEMA Time 09/12/2018
    12:18
  99. 107.
    O See, Can You Say 09/07/2018
    51:34
  100. 108.
    CNN's Lanny Davis Problem 09/05/2018
    12:38
  101. 109.
    Face the Racist Nation 08/31/2018
    51:49
  102. 110.
    Summer Series Episode 4: Tectonic Edition 08/29/2018
    14:58
  103. 111.
    Fallout 08/24/2018
    52:55
  104. 112.
    Summer Series Episode 3: Airline Crash Edition 08/22/2018
    12:13
  105. 113.
    Twitch And Shout 08/17/2018
    59:39
  106. 114.
    Summer Series Episode 2: Military Coup Edition 08/15/2018
    12:14
  107. 115.
    Planet Fire 08/10/2018
    50:54
  108. 116.
    Summer Series Episode 1: US Storm Edition 08/08/2018
    26:40
  109. 117.
    Enemy of the People 08/03/2018
    51:01
  110. 118.
    Journalism To The Rescue 08/02/2018
    12:04
  111. 119.
    The Center Folds 07/27/2018
    50:56
  112. 120.
    On the Media presents Episode 1 of The Realness 07/25/2018
    31:06
  113. 121.
    Blah Blah Blah... BANG 07/20/2018
    50:36
  114. 122.
    I Can't Breathe 07/17/2018
    15:04
  115. 123.
    Russian Dressing On Everything 07/13/2018
    50:48
  116. 124.
    Big Sky, Dark Money 07/10/2018
    14:45
  117. 125.
    Blame It On The Alcohol 07/06/2018
    50:10
  118. 126.
    Polite Oppression 06/29/2018
    50:52
  119. 127.
    A Guide To SCOTUS News 06/28/2018
    13:38
  120. 128.
    Chaos Agents 06/22/2018
    50:44
  121. 129.
    The Rise and Fall of Elizabeth Holmes 06/19/2018
    19:40
  122. 130.
    Using My Religion 06/15/2018
    50:50
  123. 131.
    Seymour Hersh Looks Back (extended mix) 06/12/2018
    49:25
  124. 132.
    Perps Walk 06/08/2018
    50:43
  125. 133.
    Hurricane Season 06/06/2018
    17:14
  126. 134.
    The Worst Thing We've Ever Done 06/01/2018
    52:01
  127. 135.
    Fact Checking #WhereAreTheChildren 05/30/2018
    16:11
  128. 136.
    Technical Foul 05/25/2018
    50:47
  129. 137.
    Glenn Beck Reverses His Reversal 05/24/2018
    19:59
  130. 138.
    Africatown 05/18/2018
    51:13
  131. 139.
    The Recording of America 05/16/2018
    9:32
  132. 140.
    This Is America 05/11/2018
    51:25
  133. 141.
    An Extended Trip Through Wild Wild Country 05/08/2018
    34:21
  134. 142.
    Dark Twisted Fantasy 05/04/2018
    50:49
  135. 143.
    Mayday, May Day 05/02/2018
    25:06
  136. 144.
    Dog Whistle 04/27/2018
    59:38
  137. 145.
    Introducing Nancy: a podcast about all things LGBTQ 04/24/2018
    25:49
  138. 146.
    Moving Beyond the Norm 04/20/2018
    51:22
  139. 147.
    The One and Only, Carl Kasell 04/18/2018
    15:56
  140. 148.
    Who's In Charge Here? 04/13/2018
    50:47
  141. 149.
    Trump Inc.: Trump, the Ex-Lobbyist and 'Chemically Castrated' Frogs 04/10/2018
    20:59
  142. 150.
    Paved With Good Intentions 04/06/2018
    50:54

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