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Jan
03
2014

Best of CounterSpin 2013

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Every year around this time, we put together a mix of some of what we felt were the most important and compelling looks behind the headlines of the mainstream news. From NSA surveillance to Iran to the ongoing economic crisis, CounterSpin heard from an array of activists, commentators and journalists, all of whom had something to say about how corporate media covered these issues.

Nov
01
2013

COUNTERSPIN INTERVIEW: ‘The People Who Saw Their Dreams Exploding Are Blamed for This Crisis’

Laura Gottesdiener on Foreclosures

Anti-foreclosure activism, Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. (cc photo: Michael Premo)

CounterSpin’s Janine Jackson talked to Laura Gottesdiener, author of A Dream Foreclosed: Black America and the Fight for a Place to Call Home, a new book that brings the foreclosure crisis into vivid focus.

Dec
28
2012

Best of CounterSpin 2012

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This week we take a look back at some of the most important stories we've covered over the past year on CounterSpin. The show features Vjjay Prashad, Sarah Anderson, Mark Weisbrot and much, much more.

Nov
28
2012

CounterSpin Program Archives

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Sep
27
2012

CounterSpin, hosted by Janine Jackson, Steve Rendall and Peter Hart

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FAIR’S weekly radio show highlighting biased and inaccurate news; censored stories; sexism, racism and homophobia in the news; the power of corporate influence; gaffes and goofs by leading TV pundits; TV news’ narrow political spectrum; attacks on free speech; and more

Aug
30
2012

Bring CounterSpin to Your Station

About | Current Shows | Program Archives | Find a Station | Podcast Bring CounterSpin to Your Station CounterSpin isn't on a station near me. What can I do? I want to bring CounterSpin to my radio station. What should I do? We rely on listeners and supporters of the show to help spread the word. If you'd like to hear CounterSpin on a station in your area, call them and let them know. Tell them that CounterSpin is available every week on the Public Radio Satellite System (Fridays at noon Eastern Time, A71.5M). For stations that don't have satellite […]

Aug
30
2012

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About | Current Shows | Program Archives | Find a Station | Podcast Bring CounterSpin to Your Station "You should tune in to CounterSpin, the program that sees things and says things about the media you'll see no place else." --Ben Bagdikian, author of The Media Monopoly CounterSpin is FAIR's weekly radio show, hosted by Janine Jackson, Steve Rendall and Peter Hart. It's heard on more than 150 noncommercial stations across the United States and Canada. Click on the Map to find where CounterSpin is playing near you. CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the major stories every week, and […]

Dec
30
2011

Best of CounterSpin 2011

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Download MP3 This week we'll be bringing you just some of the highlights from the past year. We've had guests bringing us something other than the usual corporate media line on stories from the Arab Spring to trade policy, from Fukushima to Occupy Wall Street. We try throughout the year to bring listeners information and perspectives that they might not hear elsewhere, that might complicate or even upend the storyline they're getting from the nightly news. We do that by relying on a range of activists, artists, researchers, academics and reporters who are as critical as we are of what […]