Dr. Robin Andersen is Professor of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University. In addition, she directs Fordham's M.A. Program in Public Communication and the Peace and Justice Studies Program. Contact her by email: andersen [at] fordham.edu
Articles by this author
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
An ‘Unqualified’ Success at Media Manipulation
On Tuesday, April 5, Bernie Sanders won the Wisconsin Democratic primary by double digits, and his victory speech ran for half an hour on CNN , a rare media moment when he was able to repeat the issues that have resonated with many Democratic primary voters. After the Wisconsin loss, the Hillary...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
A California Jail Is Torturing My Brother to Death
On Thursday April 17 my brother Brad was on his way to a baseball game in SF with an old college friend of mine. Kathleen would tell me later that the message on her cell phone was short and to the point—he couldn’t make it, something had come up. I introduced Kathleen to my brother in the visiting...