Citations Needed

Citations Needed is a podcast about the intersection of media, PR, and power, hosted by Nima Shirazi and Adam Johnson.

https://www.facebook.com/citationsneeded/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 58m. Bisher sind 151 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich
subscribe
share





Episode 124: Mental Health During A Pandemic: How US Media Spins Societal Failures Into Personal Self-Help Journeys


A CNN headline from this past summer read: “Mental health during coronavirus: Tips for processing your feelings.” Psychology Today gave us an article on “Coping With Loneliness During a Pandemic,” while the Washington Post presents, “A guide...


share







   1h5m
 
 

News Brief: It's Not a "Fall From Grace", This Has Always Been Who Giuliani Was


In this News Brief, we talk with journalist Ashoka Jegroo about Giuliani's long history of racism, white liberal New Yorkers providing cover for his carceral sociopathy because they liked the results, and the pathetic, inevitable final chapter of the...


share







   34m
 
 

Episode 123: How Liberal Meta-Demands for "Investigations" and "Studies" Are Used to Silence Activists


"Joe Biden Calls For ‘Immediate, Full And Transparent Investigation’ Into Jacob Blake Shooting," Forbes reports. "Obama Fraud Task Force Takes on the Big Banks," Bloomberg News proclaims. "Democratic lawmakers call for vote on bill to study...


share







   1h14m
 
 

News Brief - Review: Netflix's Charles Murray-Themed Hallmark Film 'Hillbilly Elegy'


In this Sight Unseen film review, we recap the ideological currents and industry backers of J.D. Vance's white trash whisperer shtick and how it blames everyone for Appalachian poverty but corporations and Republicans.


share







   45m
 
 

News Brief - Post Election Spin: Trump Blames CIA for Loss, Corporate House Dems Blame BLM


In this post-election News Brief we discuss the various modes of cope and responsibility skirting.


share







   24m
 
 

Episode 122: Climate Chaos (Part II)  - The Militarization of Liberals' Climate Change Response


Pete Buttigieg wants to create  “a Senior Cli­mate Secu­ri­ty role in the Sec­re­tary of Defense’s office respon­si­ble for man­ag­ing cli­mate secu­ri­ty risks.” Elizabeth Warren insists “our military can help lead the fight...


share







 2020-10-28  1h12m
 
 

Episode 121 - Climate Chaos (Part I): How the Gap Between Liberal Rhetoric & Policy Promotes Denialism


“Climate change is real.” “Three words — science, science, and science.” “From coastal towns to rural farms to urban centers, climate change poses an existential threat.” “Now it is time to put our coalition to work and pass bold...


share







 2020-10-21  1h11m
 
 

News Brief - Hollywood and the Pentagon: A Follow Up Conversation with Oliver Stone


In this News Brief follow up to Episode 115 on Hollywood's symbiotic relationship with the Pentagon and CIA, we spoke with director and screenwriter Oliver Stone about his experience making mainstream motion pictures about often taboo subjects like...


share







 2020-10-14  38m
 
 

Episode 120: 30 Under 30 Lists and the Problem with Our Youth-Obsessed 'Success' Narratives


Every year, a series of highly anticipated listicles of "successful" and "influential" people hailed for their accomplishments surface in corporate media. Forbes reveals the most successful 30 people under the age of 30, and Fortune hails the most...


share







 2020-09-30  1h14m
 
 

Episode 119: How the Right Shaped Pop Country Music


By now, it's largely taken for granted that country music is a racialized signifier, interchangeable with right-wing politics. And it’s not such an unreasonable generalization: the political currents of twanged and drawled patriotic paeans like Lee...


share







 2020-09-23  1h39m