Ejc Innovation Conference On Covering The Crisis

4. Daniel Schechter Introduction on Why did the coalmine ignore the dead canary



Speaker: Daniel Schechter, Media Dissector, Mediachannel.org Danny Schechter -- "News Dissector" -- has offered a counter narrative to news and perspectives on global issues, politics and culture since 1970, on radio, TV and the web. Danny edits MediaChannel.org as well as articles, commentaries, polemics, rants and books. Recent publications include: 'Plunder; Investigating our Economic Calamity and the Subprime Scandal." Schechter is putting the final touches to a documentary on the role of news in the financial crisis.