Sports Media with Richard Deitsch

Over 311,000 children have been in school during a shooting since Columbine in 1999: A conversation with Washington...

Over 311,000 children have been in school during a shooting since Columbine in 1999: A conversation with Washington Post writer John Woodrow Cox

Sports Media with Richard Deitsch - June 1, 2022 - 53:25

Episode 210 of the Sports Media Podcast features Washington Post writer John Woodrow Cox, an enterprise reporter for The Washington Post who has focused on the impact of gun violence on children. Cox is also the author of a book on the subject, “Children Under Fire: An American Crisis.” In this podcast, Cox discusses his reporting on children experiencing gun violence; what school shootings do to the kids who survive them; the process of getting permission to talk to kids; how to interview kids who experience trauma; what solutions can work; should media outlets show what bullets do to bodies; why good guys with guns have routinely failed to stop bad guys with guns who are intent on murdering school children; self care of reporters who report on gun violence, and more. You can subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and more.

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About The Show

The Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch is a weekly show that features interviews with members of the sports media about their work, as well as roundtables with sports media reporters about television, digital, audio/radio, print, and other forms of media. You can read Richard’s work at The Athletic and hear his words at Sportsnet 590 The Fan in Toronto.

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