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Presidential Debate Moderators

10 Things To Know About Candy Crowley

Posted 10.16.2012 | Women

When Candy Crowley takes the stage October 16 to moderate a presidential debate, she will be the first woman in over 20 years to do so. Crowley, a pol...

Univision Protests Lack Of Latino Debate Moderators

Posted 10.15.2012 | Media

The head of the top Spanish-language television network has formally complained about the lack of Latino debate moderators in the upcoming presidentia...

Presidential Debates: Colorblind or Blind to Color?

Tavis Smiley | Posted 10.14.2012 | Media
Tavis Smiley

In the most multi-cultural, multi-racial and multi-ethnic America ever, the absence of a journalist of color on the stage moderating one of the presidential or vice-presidential debates is shameful and ought to be an embarrassment to the nation.

Presidential Debate Moderators: Why All White?

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.14.2012 | Media

As people cheer the presence of two women on the just-released list of presidential and vice presidential debate moderators, another question is linge...

MHP: Where Are The Female Debate Moderators?

Posted 06.10.2012 | Media

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry praised three high school seniors on her Saturday show for launching a petition for more female debate moderators. El...

Bob Schieffer: "I'm Going To Call Them On It" If McCain, Obama Don't Answer Debate Questions

Hollywood Reporter | Paul J. Gough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NASHVILLE -- One of the keenest students of this year's presidential debates has a compelling reason to pay so close attention: He's up next. CBS' "F...

Generation Debate

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What's different than last time with the presidential debate lineup? Virtually nothing, from one side. Except for the Gibson-Brokaw swap, the slate is pretty much the same.