Al Jazeera Media Network has filed a $150 million compensation claim against Egypt on the grounds that a crackdown by the country’s military-backed government has damaged its investments there since…
Egypt Journalist Attacks
Like a lot of the funniest satire at the Onion, a serious message often lurks beneath the jokes. So when the humor website published a fake memo Monday from an executive at CNN.com justifying…
MSNBC will air “The Politics of Power” on Aug. 16, a documentary devoted to the subject of climate change. Yet the editorial approach of this Chris Hayes-hosted hour continues an all-too-common trend…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
As violence escalates in Egypt, confusion reigns supreme in politics, in economics and even in media. Among the concerns: a media clampdown by security forces reportedly trying to muzzle Al Jazeera…
AMC has tapped CMT programming exec Eliot Goldberg as senior vice prez of unscripted programming. He will report to Joel Stillerman, the cabler’s exec veep of original programming, production and…
Debate over coverage of NBA center Jason Collins' revelation that he is gay "still resonates in ESPN conference rooms."
Paula Deen apologized Thursday for racial remarks that have recently put the 66-year old Food Network personality in hot water. “I want to apologize to everybody for the wrong that I've done,” Deen…
Sony Entertainment Television, Times TV and NDTV have discontinued subscriptions with Kantar and Nielsen's TAM Media Research, India's leading TV ratings agency.
Consistent with my habit of dispensing unsolicited advice, Jon, here is my response to your announcement that you plan to direct your first movie: Don't do it.
Films devoted to exploring the myriad forms of human sexuality have an unusually prominent place in the 2013 Sundance program, festival director John Cooper noted as he unveiled the fest's…
Photojournalists who brave war zones are a different breed, and their fearlessness and willingness to put themselves in the line of fire serves as the spine of "Witness," four HBO documentaries…