Abuse

Abuse of Media Covering Protests

In today’s episode we discuss the abuse suffered by credentialed media at the hands of local police forces. While police actions responding to protests have always been called in to question the ferociousness behind the abuse by municipal police departments across the county to local and national news outlets sure seemed different this time around. Read more about Abuse of Media Covering Protests[…]

Chicago

Chicagoland Review – 10 points on Episode 2 & 3

CJP’s latest installment in our running review of “Chicagoland,” CNN’s ‘docudrama’ on our fair city. 1.  Context:  It was verified in episode two that there just is not going to be any context whatsoever to the events covered by Chicagoland. It seems the producers picked a spot in time to turn the cameras on and Read more about Chicagoland Review – 10 points on Episode 2 & 3[…]

Chicago

Chicagoland Review – 10 points on Episode 2 & 3

CJP’s latest installment in our running review of “Chicagoland,” CNN’s ‘docudrama’ on our fair city. 1.  Context:  It was verified in episode two that there just is not going to be any context whatsoever to the events covered by Chicagoland. It seems the producers picked a spot in time to turn the cameras on and Read more about Chicagoland Review – 10 points on Episode 2 & 3[…]

Bean

Chicagoland Review – Part 1

The shocking degree to which facts and figures from City Hall go unchallenged in CNN’s Chicagoland reporting. I got the feeling from social media that there were going to be problems with CNN’s Chicagoland documentary because it seemed for some reason CNN had chosen to involve Chicago journalist Mark Konkol.  Then you take a look Read more about Chicagoland Review – Part 1[…]