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Your Call: Charlie Hebdo attack and the media


On the January 9th, 2015 edition of Your Call , it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the deadly attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. 12 people were killed. We’ll also talk about coverage of California Governor Brown’s State of State address and California’s economy. We’ll be joined by the San Francisco Chronicle’s Andrew Ross and Le Monde Diplomatique contributor Guillaume Pitron joins us from Paris. What caught your attention in the media this week? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


Andrew Ross, San Francisco Chronicle business columnist

Guillaume Pitron, Paris based investigative journalist, an a regular contributor to Le MondeDiplomatique

Web Resources:

BBC: Charlie Hebdo attack: World press united in defiance

Counterpunch: What to Say When You Have Nothing to Say?

The Guardian: Charlie Hebdo staff vow to print 1m copies as French media support grows

Sacramento Bee: Gov. Jerry Brown pressed to increase safety-net spending

SF Gate: In California, 2014 was a year of economic recovery, for some