Oct
18
2013

FAIR TV: Hearing Malala's Message, Zakaria's CEO Panel, Networks Do Self-Promotion

Malala Yousafzai (cc photo: GPE/Sarah Beeching)

Malala Yousafzai (cc photo: GPE/Sarah Beeching)


Fareed Zakaria

Fareed Zakaria

On FAIR TV this week: Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai's message was heard throughout the media–except her criticism of US drone strikes.

Plus CNN's Fareed Zakaria talks about inequality and Occupy Wall Street with….three CEOs? And another reminder that a news network is just one part of a large corporation–a place where the parent company can promote its products.

 

About Peter Hart

Activism Director and and Co-producer of CounterSpinPeter Hart is the activism director at FAIR. He writes for FAIR's magazine Extra! and is also a co-host and producer of FAIR's syndicated radio show CounterSpin. He is the author of The Oh Really? Factor: Unspinning Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly (Seven Stories Press, 2003). Hart has been interviewed by a number of media outlets, including NBC Nightly News, Fox News Channel's O'Reilly Factor, the Los Angeles Times, Newsday and the Associated Press. He has also appeared on Showtime and in the movie Outfoxed. Follow Peter on Twitter at @peterfhart.