Thursday, February 13, 2014
THE TSUNAMI IS upon us. With February marking fifty years since the original miracle happened, the media’s backward-looking Beatlemania is now flooding unstoppably through every platform. more >>
Thursday, January 23, 2014
IT’S ONE, OFFICIALLY AT LEAST, of those quiet weeks for political reporters. The US Congress comes back to work (silly word, I know) next Monday, January 27th. more >>
Thursday, December 5, 2013
THE VERY FIRST reporting of Nelson Mandela's death sparked a sharp flash of disappointment with journalism in me, as well as great sadness over losing the man himself - even if that loss had been long expected. more >>
DAVID TERESHCHUK has been publishing THE MEDIA BEAT on Thursday since 2004. He has written for many international publications from The New York Times in the US to The Guardian, The Observer and The New Statesman in London, UK.
ON TELEVISION, he has been a correspondent and anchor, and made British and American network documentaries based in a broad range of countries across the world.
THE MEDIA BEAT column first appeared as a column in the Tribune Company's morning newspaper, am New York.
HUFFINGTON POST now also carries Tereshchuk's media criticism - click here
Every week a radio version of THE MEDIA BEAT appears on NPR's Connecticut radio station WHDD. Click here for weekly podcasts from iTunes.
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