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Is the Medium the Message? Discrimination and the Medium

05/25/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Kimberly Butler Director, producer, photographer; founder, One Love Productions

In 1964, media analyst Marshall McLuhan suggested that a given medium was more important than its message. In 2009, I sat down with Dan Rather, Geraldo Rivera, Tim Zagat, Amy Goodman, Rachel Sklar, Carol Jenkins, Bill Pullman, Bob Simon, John Ziegler, Juan Williams, Kevin Macdonald , Mary Alice Williams, and Stephen Cannell to see what they had to say about the changing face of our news media.

Watch 'Discrimination and the Medium' Part One: Women & The Media

Watch 'Discrimination and the Medium' Part Two: Coverage of Hillary Clinton & Sarah Palin

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Anthony Brian Smith, Writer/Producer
Elberta Gaither, Director/Editor
Chris Ewen, Sound Editor