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Marty Baron on the future of news

Vox Conversations

Vox's Sean Illing talks with former Washington Post executive editor Marty Baron about the state of journalism. They discuss Baron's post-retirement reflections on both the Post and the profession at large, what's gone wrong with the way news gets made in this country, and how deep the problems we're facing really are.Host: Sean Illing (@seanilling), Interviews Writer, VoxGuest: Marty Baron (@PostBaron), former Executive Editor, Washington PostReferences: "Marty Baron, executive editor who oversaw dramatic Washington Post expansion, announces retirement" by Paul Farhi (Washington Post; Jan. 26) Spotlight, dir. Tom McCarthy (2015) "Has Anyone Seen the President? Michael Lewis goes to Washington in search of Trump and winds up watching the State of the Union with Steve Bannon" by Michael Lewis (Bloomberg; Feb. 9, 2018) "President Trump has made more than 20,000 false or misleading claims" by Glenn Kessler, Salvador Rizzo and Meg Kelly (Washington Post; July 13, 2020) "'You might not like it, but it's smart politics'" by Jay Rosen (PressThink; Sept. 28, 2020) "Bannon on Trump era technique: 'Flood the zone with sh*t'" (Brian Stelter on CNN's Reliable Sources; Nov. 1, 2020) "'Flood the zone with shit': How misinformation overwhelmed our democracy" by Sean Illing (Vox; Feb. 6, 2020) "Cash Flowed to Clinton Foundation Amid Russian Uranium Deal" by Jo Becker and Mike McIntire (New York Times; Apr. 23, 2015) Enjoyed this episode? Rate Vox Conversations ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ and leave a review on Apple Podcasts.Subscribe for free. Be the first to hear the next episode of Vox Conversations by subscribing in your favorite podcast app.Support Vox Conversations by making a financial contribution to Vox! bit.ly/givepodcastsThis episode was made by:  Producer: Erikk Geannikis Editor: Amy Drozdowska VP, Vox Audio: Liz Kelly Nelson Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


9 Aug 2021

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Former Washington Post Editor Marty Baron Shares Thoughts on Veterans in Journalism

Sword and Pen

Sword and Pen is joined by the former Washington Post Executive Editor, Marty Baron, who shares his thoughts on veterans in journalism. Marty also was the Executive Editor of the Boston Globe when it broke the famous Spotlight stories on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, and he was portrayed by Liev Schreiber in the film "Spotlight."


21 Jun 2021

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Mayborn Lit Conversations

The recently retired executive editor of the Washington Post discusses the dramatic pursuit of truth in journalism during a time when journalists are under attack. Baron talks about his passion for storytelling, highilights about his career at The Miami Herald and The Post and what's next


15 Apr 2021

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Marty Baron habla de periodismo y de The Washington Post

El Washington Post

En este episodio especial volvimos a la entrevista que le hicimos a Marty Baron cuando estaba a punto de retirarse de la dirección de este periódico, algo que sucedió el 28 de febrero. En ella, habla de periodismo y del Post. No se la pierdan.


1 Apr 2021

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How the pandemic has affected Canadian federalism, Outgoing Washington Post editor Marty Baron, Michael Moss on food addiction, Zoom fatigue, Understanding 'she-anderthals'

The Sunday Magazine

This week on The Sunday Magazine with host Piya Chattopadhyay:• How the pandemic has affected Canadian federalism • "Hooked" author Michael Moss on food addiction • Marty Baron retires from The Washington Post• Zoom fatigue, explained • The underappreciated 'she-anderthal'

1hr 29mins

7 Mar 2021

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Entrevista con Marty Baron, que se retira de la dirección de The Washington Post

El Washington Post

Ha dirigido este periódico desde 2012 y lo deja con más de 1.000 periodistas y con otros 10 premios Pulitzer. Será recordado por su trabajo aquí, en The Boston Globe, The Miami Herald y otros diarios. En este episodio, sus reflexiones.


26 Feb 2021

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Marty Baron reflects on his tenure at The Washington Post — and what's next for journalism

Reliable Sources with Brian Stelter

Washington Post executive editor Marty Baron joins Brian Stelter for a final interview before retiring from the Post at the end of February. They discuss his career; the Post's expansion; and the news outlet's future as well as his own retirement plans. Baron says he plans to stay "active and involved" in the news industry, just not on a full-time basis. He also talks about being an editor in the digital age; the growing importance of visual storytelling; and the transition from the Trump administration to the Biden administration. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy


25 Feb 2021

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Marty Baron On The Post, Retirement And The Future Of Journalism

The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Kojo sits down with Washington Post executive editor Marty Baron to talk about his retirement, how the paper changed under his tenure and the future of journalism.


23 Feb 2021

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Tampa Native Marty Baron Retires After Storied Career In Journalism

Florida Matters

Link to the full story: https://wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu/show/florida-matters/2021-02-16/tampa-native-marty-baron-retires-after-storied-career-in-journalism


17 Feb 2021

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Ep. 264 — Dean Baquet & Marty Baron

The Axe Files with David Axelrod

Dean Baquet and Marty Baron, the Executive Editors of the New York Times and the Washington Post respectively, join David for the Axe Files on CNN to discuss the challenges of covering the Trump presidency, the unprecedented attacks on the free press, the power of journalism to change history, and the trajectory of their storied careers from reporters to editors.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

1hr 30mins

19 Aug 2018