PODCAST EPISODE

The Economist Asks: Carl Bernstein

The Economist Podcasts

20-01-2022 • 26 mins


The veteran reporter was a teenager when he first walked into a newsroom. He tells Anne McElvoy how that moment led him to become one half of the most famous bylines in journalism. They discuss the decline in trust in the media and echoes of Watergate in American politics today. And the author of “Chasing History” reflects on a painful moment from his past being turned into a film.


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