Brad Jacobson is a freelance journalist and a contributing investigative reporter for The Raw Story. His reporting has been featured in the Columbia Journalism Review, The Huffington Post, Alternet and Common Dreams and referenced by the Washington Post, Harper's Magazine, Politico and AirAmerica.com.
Founding editor and writer of MediaBloodhound, Brad is also a media critic, satirist and fiction writer. MediaBloodhound's media critiques, reports and satires are featured regularly on FAIR, BuzzFlash and Crooks and Liars, and have been cited around the web in such publications as The Los Angeles Times, New York Magazine, Philadelphia Daily News, Salon, The Huffington Post and in syndicated columns by Norman Solomon and Eric Alterman.
He wishes every US President agreed with this quote:
"There is a terrific disadvantage in not having the abrasive quality of the press applied to you daily. Even though we never like it, and even though we wish they didn't write it, and even though we disapprove, there isn't any doubt that we could not do the job at all in a free society without a very, very active press."
- John F. Kennedy