Election 2016 in Global Context: Iran

This article is the fourth in a series about how foreign media cover the election. Read the latest article about Russia here. This edition of our election series focuses on the Islamic Republic of Iran’s media and its coverage of the upcoming American presidential election.

The Week in Multimedia – October 10, 2016

NPR, Quartz, The Atlantic, and The Washington Post round out our top picks for this week. NPR – Looking Back on Fifty Years of Busing in Boston This report from NPR’s All Things Considered is an interesting look back at the history of Boston’s desegregation program. The audio

With Rumors of a CBS and Viacom Merger, Moonves Sits in a Crosshairs

Late last month, National Amusements, the privately-owned entertainment conglomerate run by billionaire Sumner Redstone and daughter Shari Redstone, sent a letter to the boards of CBS and Viacom. The letter requested that the companies explore a merger that would re-unify the currently independently controlled media