What this year's Nobel Prize says about the global media climate | The Listening Post

View descriptionShare
Published Oct 16, 2021, 8:26 AM
For the first time in 85 years, the Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to two journalists. What does this tell us about the state of global journalism?

Contributors:
Rana Ayyub - Journalist
Agnes Callamard - Secretary General, Amnesty International
Julie Posetti - Global director of research, International Center for Journalists
Ilya Yablokov - Lecturer in Journalism and Digital Media, Sheffield University

On our radar:
Singaporean authorities have passed a new "foreign inference" law that has put journalists there on alert. Richard Gizbert speaks to producer Nic Muirhead about the law and its worrying implications.

Just a game?: The US military-gaming complex
War is not a game. But it is for the video games industry and it is proving to be a useful ally for the United States military.

Contributors:
Nick Robinson - Associate Professor of Politics and International Studies, University of Leeds
Matthew Gault - Reporter, VICE
Rami Ismail - Video game developer
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • WhatsApp
  • Email
  • Download

In 1 playlist(s)

  1. The Listening Post

    87 clip(s)

The Listening Post

A weekly programme that examines and dissects the world's media, how they operate and the stories th 
Social links
Follow podcast
Recent clips
Browse 87 clip(s)