Pintak http://nwpr.org en Dr. Pintak on "Here and Now": Pakistan Named The Most Dangerous Country For Journalists http://nwpr.org/post/dr-pintak-here-and-now-pakistan-named-most-dangerous-country-journalists <p>Dr. Lawrence Pintak, Founding Dean of The Edward R. Murrow&nbsp;College of Communication, is an expert on media and journalism in the Middle East. He was on today&#39;s edition of WBUR&#39;s <em>Here and Now </em>discussing the current state of journalism in Pakistan, where reporters are frequently targets for violence. As Dr. Pintak points out, the danger still doesn&#39;t deter many journalists from their mission to independently report on the state of their country, and pass those journalism values on to Pakistani students.</p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 18:34:16 +0000 Reed Michaelsen 5540 at http://nwpr.org Dr. Pintak on "Here and Now": Pakistan Named The Most Dangerous Country For Journalists Ira Glass’s Casablanca Moment with Mike Daisey http://nwpr.org/post/ira-glass%E2%80%99s-casablanca-moment-mike-daisey <p><em>Dr. Lawrence Pintak, Founding Dean of&nbsp;The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, responds&nbsp;to the recent This American&nbsp;Life controversy surrounding&nbsp;their story on Apple&#39;s manufacturing practices in China.&nbsp;This&nbsp;commentary <a href="http://www.cjr.org/behind_the_news/ira_glasss_casablanca_moment_w.php">appeared&nbsp;today </a>in the Columbia Journalism Review.</em></p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 19:25:40 +0000 5195 at http://nwpr.org Ira Glass’s Casablanca Moment with Mike Daisey Indonesia's Lesson for Egypt: Lawrence Pintak http://nwpr.org/post/indonesias-lesson-egypt-lawrence-pintak <p>With Egypt racked by internal turmoil, as the country&#39;s transitional military council appears determined to hold on to power, many in the West worry about the future of democracy there. Middle East expert Dr. Lawrence Pintak, founding dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University, is currently visiting Indonesia. He covered that country&#39;s 1998 revolution and he reflects on the lessons Indonesia holds for Egypt today. Fri, 17 Feb 2012 14:01:32 +0000 Lawrence Pintak 3317 at http://nwpr.org Indonesia's Lesson for Egypt: Lawrence Pintak