David Folkenflik Folkenflik is NPR's media correspondent and is a host and editor of On Point from NPR and WBUR.
David Folkenflik 2018 square
Stories By

David Folkenflik

Media company Meredith has announced that it has agreed to sell the Sports Illustrated brand to entertainment company Authentic Brands Group for $110 million. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Mark Lennihan/AP

'Sports Illustrated' Is Sold Again, But Publishing Won't Shift To New Owner Yet

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/727666338/727666339" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Tampered Videos Threaten To Hijack 2020 Political Conversations

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/727460042/727460043" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Gayle King attends the the Hollywood Reporter's 9th Annual Most Powerful People In Media at The Pool on April 11 in New York City. Theo Wargo/Getty Images for THR hide caption

toggle caption
Theo Wargo/Getty Images for THR

CBS News Places Gayle King Front And Center In Revamp

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/725412972/725413127" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Gayle King Is Front And Center After 'CBS This Morning' Revamp

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/724921467/724921468" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Police Raid Of Journalist's Home In San Francisco Sets Off First Amendment Firestorm

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/723325842/723325843" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

CBS News Announces Changes To Flagship Shows

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/720570624/720570625" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mueller Report: How Truthful Has The Trump Administration Been?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/715053813/715053814" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A Look At Julian Assange's Legacy — And The Surprising Reach Of His Influence

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/712409102/712409103" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

'National Enquirer' And American Media's Other Tabloids Are For Sale

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/712116674/712116675" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

'National Enquirer' Publisher Looks To Sell Magazines

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/712050283/712062097" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Media Outlets Became A Target After Mueller Probe Results Surfaced

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/706777738/706777739" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mueller's Investigation, According To The Media

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/706239807/706239808" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Joseph Azam says he left his senior post at News Corp. in late 2017 over the coverage of Muslims, immigrants and race by Fox News and other Murdoch news outlets. Sasithon Pooviriyakul hide caption

toggle caption
Sasithon Pooviriyakul

Former Murdoch Executive Says He Quit Over Fox's Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/705441083/705594698" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

How The Media Covered The Standoff Between High School Student, Native American Man

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/687527760/687527762" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript