Anne Landman

Anne Landman is the Managing Editor of the Center for Media and Democracy. She previously served as the editor of our TobaccoWiki project on our SourceWatch.org website. She has degrees in Environmental Restoration/Waste Management Technology and Communications.

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Tuesday, October 25, 2011 - 8:21am
"Horror Hotel": The New Frontier of Junk Food Marketing to Kids
Today's teenagers are probably the most savvy generation yet when it comes to filtering out advertising, but that is no worry for junk food and drink companies who steadily deploy stealthier and more sophisticated interactive promotions that specifically target teens and exploit their emotional and developmental vulnerabilities.
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Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 8:55am
BP's Gulf of Mexico PR, One Year Later
Finger-pointing over the Deepwater Horizon disaster resumed recently after the U.S.
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Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 11:43am
Synagro's Shiny New Patina
Synagro Technologies is the latest big corporation trying to ditch a scandal-ridden past by re-branding itself.
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Sunday, June 26, 2011 - 10:11am
Texas Gov. Rick Perry's National Day of Divisiveness
Texas Governor Rick Perry plans to host a "National Day of Prayer and Fasting" on Saturday, August 6 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas, in an event is billed as a "non-denominational, apolitical Christian prayer meeting." Despite the "apolitical" label, the event has some political undertones, particularly since Perry has been
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Friday, June 24, 2011 - 8:33am
What Happened to Media Coverage of Fukushima?
While the U.S. media has been occupied with Anthony Weiner, the Republican presidential candidates and Bristol Palin's memoir, coverage of Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster has practially fallen off the map. Poor mainstream media coverage of Japan's now months-long struggle to gain control over the Fukushima disaster has deprived Americans of crucial information about the risks of nuclear power following natural disasters. After a few weeks of covering the early aftermath of Japan's earthquake and tsunami, the U.S.
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Friday, June 10, 2011 - 10:53am
R.I.P., Fairness Doctrine
On June 8, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chair Julius Genachowski agreed to wipe the Fairness Doctrine completely off the agency's books, even though the rule has been officially dead since 1987.
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Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 9:59am
Americans for Prosperity Road Show is Classic Astroturf
For some, when the going gets tough, the tough gas up the custom-painted luxury motorcoach.
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Friday, June 13, 2008 - 4:28pm
Pinkwashing: Can Shopping Cure Breast Cancer?
You've heard the term "greenwashing." It refers to corporations that try to appear "green" without reducing their negative impact on the environment.
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