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Citizenship

All of It Needs to Stop

John and Craig revisit the discussion of sexual harassment in Hollywood, and how to support writers facing it. While the media spotlight is on the predators, it’s the day-to-day bullying and bad behavior that may have a more pernicious effect. Then it’s another round of How Would This Be a Movie, looking at stories in […]

The Post-Weinstein Era

John and Craig welcome Daley Haggar and Dara Resnik to examine the potential impacts of the Harvey Weinstein revelations on Hollywood. What should have been done? And what should happen next to foster a safer, saner and more inclusive industry culture? We also explore gender dynamics in a television writers room, discuss ways to address […]

Year of Citizenship

For 2012, I’ve decided to do citizenship. More specifically, I’m going to do the three Boy Scout citizenship merit badges: Citizenship in the Community, Citizenship in the Nation, and Citizenship in the World. ‘ll be working my way through a checklist of the requirements for each badge. Scouts present their work to a merit badge counsellor — generally, someone else’s dad — but I’ll blogging my answers here.