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Frontline producer Ofra Bikel recently spoke with NPR about the importance of media access to prisoners. (RealAudio.) Another Frontliner, Lowell Bergman, tells that the media, swept up in the glitz of the late-90s New Economy, handled business titans with kid gloves. “I can’t remember any billionaire who was criticized on 60 Minutes,” he says. “Robert Maxwell, Donald Trump, Leona Helmsley, Jack Welch—they all got positive stories.”

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