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Two members of the VS media panel - Dave Johnson & Marcy Wheeler - discuss developments of the week; countering the narratives of the legacy media. Informed, lively and informal.
Plus political satire from Culture of Truth.
Marcy Wheeler — Investigative journalist, working primarily on civil liberties issues, Marcy regularly breaks stories related to use of illegal detention and interrogation by the US Government. Anatomy of Deceit: How the Bush Administration Used the Media to Sell the Iraq War and Out a Spy is the definitive work on the Scooter Libby trial. • Follow @emptywheel
Dave Johnson is a Fellow with Campaign for America's Future and a Senior Fellow with Renew California. He writes frequently at Seeing the Forest and Alternet. Follow @DCJohnson
The Virtually Speaking Media Panel: Avedon Carol, Cliff Schecter, David Dayen, Dave Johnson, David Waldman, digby, Gaius Publius, Joan McCarter, Marcy Wheeler, Stuart Zechman
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