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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘This American Life’

Elizabeth Warren Calls For Probe Into The Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Elizabeth Warren, United States senator from Massachusetts, has called for an investigation into the relationships the Federal Reserve Bank of New York has with the financial institutions it regulates. Whistler-blower Carmen Segarra gave secret tapes to “This American Life”. The program published them, and they seemed to suggested that the Fed has been far too deferential in its regulatory duties. …

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This American Life Source Lied About Apple, Foxconn Details

Popular public radio show This American Life is retracting an episode it aired back in January which condemned major electronics companies Apple and Foxconn. The retraction follows a revelation that the episode’s chief source, Mike Daisey, invented and embellished facts cited on the program. This American Life’s creator and host announced the retraction in a blog post today, citing “significant …

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