mark hertsgaard

Independent Journalist & Author


Blasting Climate “Journalistic Malpractice” on PBS

In an interview with host Alison Stewart of PBS’s “Need To Know,” Mark blasts the “journalistic malpractice” by the US news media that has given climate deniers a new lease on life and names some of the localities that are most at risk from climate impacts. Watch it here:



One Response to “Blasting Climate “Journalistic Malpractice” on PBS”

  • Tom says:

    While it’s great that he’s using his “fame” to try and get people’ s attention, everyone who knows global warming’s real needs to think outside the box. If the MSM won’t give you the time of day, start your own network/system/method to be heard.

    A lot of free tools are online. You just have to know where to look.

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Independent journalist Mark Hertsgaard is the author of seven books that have been translated into sixteen languages, including Bravehearts: Whistle Blowing in the Age of Snowden; HOT: Living Through the Next Fifty Years on Earth; and A Day in the Life: The Music and Artistry of the Beatles. He has reported from twenty-five countries about politics, culture and the environment for leading outlets, including The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Time, Mother Jones, NPR, the BBC and The Nation, where is the environment correspondent. He lives in San Francisco.