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Your Call: Media and electoral politics

May 29, 2015

One the May 29th edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and the mayoral victory of anti-eviction activist Ada Colau in Barcelona. We’ll also discuss coverage of Uber’s rising political influence in Washington. We’ll be joined by the Center for Public Integrity’s Dave Levinthal, YES! Magazine’s Sarah van Gelder, and independent journalist Miguel-Anxo Murado. Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Miguel-Anxo Murado, writer, journalist and a contributor to the Guardian of London

Sarah van Gelder, executive editor of YES! Magazine

Dave Levinthal, senior political reporter at the Center for Public Integrity

Web Resources:

The Guardian: Was this an earthquake in Spanish politics? Not quite, but it’s coming soon

YES!: Can America Heal After Ferguson? We Asked Desmond Tutu and His Daughter

The Center for Public Integrity: Capitol Hill's Uber caucus

CJR: Bernie Sanders can’t win: Why the press loves to hate underdogs

Sarah van Gelder: Almost Anything Is "Possible" At Visionary Conference May 30th–31st