Samantha Broun with attorney Ernest Preate, Jr. New Award: “A Life Sentence” Wins Dart

Atlantic Public Media is very pleased and proud to announce that a 2017 Dart Award for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma has been given to “A Life Sentence: Victims, Offenders, Justice, And My Mother,” an intensely personal documentary by Samantha Broun, with Jay Allison. Samantha Broun is Managing Editor for Transom, and Jay Allison is[…..]

FactCheck_FEATURED-720x397 New Technique: Fact-check Yourself Before You Fact-wreck Yourself

The news is full of facts, and of late their accuracy and truth is more important than ever. We asked Christopher Swetala, one of This American Life’s fact-checkers, to turn away from his important duties for a short while. Just long enough to write an engaging and useful guide to a crucial task. He has[…..]