May 5, 2016

The Voyeur Show

For our last show this semester we’re talking about voyeurs, the people who follow other people they don’t know personally. We meet a man who is being followed by the FBI. We’ll talk to people who spend their lives following Bruce Springsteen, and learn what that means to them. And we’ll hear the season finale of Super Serial, one reporter’s investigation into a fake Twitter account.

CREDITS:

PRODUCER: Larry Zhou
ASSISTANT PRODUCER: Levi Bridges
ANCHORS: Marylee Williams and Ted Andersen

REPORTERS: Levi Bridges, Bonnie Chan, Matt Beagle, and Katherine Rose
ENGINEER: Laura Klivans
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Ben Manilla
MUSIC: "Somebody's Watching Me," by Rockwell



INDIVIDUAL STORIES FROM SHOW

Super Serial: J-School Storyteller, Part 2

Last month, a parody Twitter account mocking self-important journalism students garnered attention worldwide. Many suspect that UC Berkeley student Tom Goulding is the mysterious tweeter. In part two of Super Serial, Katherine Rose investigates.

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A Century in Love and Struggle

Activist Grace Lee Boggs was a Chinese-American woman who became deeply involved in the Black Power and Civil Rights movements. She died in October 2015 at the age of 100. In March, Bay Area groups organized a weekend-long celebration of Boggs’ remarkable life. Reporter Bonnie Chan brings us the story.

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FBI Spying on Pakistani Americans

Many Muslims in the Bay Area say that after 9/11, the FBI started tracking them even if they never committed a crime. Advocates say these surveillance practices don’t stop radicalism.

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In Bruce We Trust

What makes someone travel around the world, spend their money and wait in the rain to see their favorite band? Reporter Matt Beagle answers these questions by talking to Bruce Springsteen fans before a concert in Oakland.

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