Right Web

Tracking militarists’ efforts to influence U.S. foreign policy

Grace Creek Media

Please note: IPS Right Web neither represents nor endorses any of the individuals or groups profiled on this site.

Grace Creek Media is an Annapolis-based “production, distribution and management company” that has featured a number of programs closely associated with neoconservatives and other rightist factions.[1] It was the publisher of TCSDaily (formerly Tech Central Station), an online journal that served as a platform for a number of prominent foreign policy hawks; it produced the now-defunct PBS show Think Tank, hosted by Ben Wattenberg, a scholar based at the American Enterprise Institute; and was the co-producer, with the George W. Bush Institute, of Ideas in Action, a Sunday morning show about “ideas and their consequences” hosted by former George W. Bush administration official James Glassman, a well-known conservative political talk show figure.

The president of Grace Creek Media is Andrew Walworth, a media entrepreneur who founded New River Media and has produced a number of PBS documentaries. As of 2017, the Vice President of Production is John Sorensen, a former documentary producer for TLC and A&E television. [2]

Grace Creek Media also helped produce the 2009 documentary “Fighting Words: A Tale of How Liberals Created Neo-Conservatism,” which is based on Ben Wattenberg’s political memoir of the same title. Among those interviewed in the documentary are Patrick Buchanan, Midge Decter, E.J. Dionne, Francis Fukuyama, Christopher Hitchens, Joshua Muravchik, James Q. Wilson, and James Woolsey.[3]

Other Grace Creek Media productions have included Sportskool, an on-demand cable sports network that provides “expert instruction and coaching for a wide range of sports and athletic activities”; Closer to Truth, a TV series exploring the existence of god; and Project Happiness, a feature length documentary that “follows a senior high school class from Mount Madonna School near Watsonville, California, on a journey to discover the true nature of human happiness.”[4]

Share RightWeb

Please note: IPS Right Web neither represents nor endorses any of the individuals or groups profiled on this site.

Sources


[2]Grace Park Media, “Staff Biographies,” http://www.gracecreek.com/about/bios/index.html.

[3]Accuracy in Media, “New Documentary to Debut, Directed by AIM Media Analyst Roger Aronoff,” May 7, 2009, http://www.aim.org/press-release/new-documentary-to-debut-directed-by-aim-media-analyst-roger-aronoff/.


Share RightWeb

Grace Creek Media Résumé

CONTACT INFORMATION
Grace Creek Media, Inc.
100 Cathedral Street; Suite 9
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone: 410-280-8528

Related:

Grace Creek Media News Feed


Right Web is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

The Right Web Mission

Right Web tracks militarists’ efforts to influence U.S. foreign policy.

For media inquiries,
email rightwebproject@gmail.com

From the Wires

The new government will, once again, be the most right wing in Israel’s history. But this time, the length of the new government’s tenure will depend more on Netanyahu’s legal troubles than on the political dynamics of the coalition.


Given such a dismal U.S. record on non-proliferation, why should North Korea trust U.S. promises of future sanctions relief and security guarantees in exchange for denuclearization? If anything, the case of the JCPOA has demonstrated that regardless of its pledges the United States can reinstate sanctions and even bully private multinational companies to divest from Iran.


As Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Advisor John Bolton, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and Saudi crown prince and de facto ruler Mohammad bin Salman clamor for a war against Iran, they seem to have conveniently forgotten the destruction and mayhem wrought by the American invasion of Iraq 16 years ago.


President Trump’s announcement that he would recognise Israeli sovereignty over the western part of the Golan Heights destroys the negotiating basis for any future peace between Israel and Syria. It also lays the groundwork for a return to a world without territorial integrity for smaller, weaker countries.


The Senate on Wednesday passed a measure mandating the withdrawal of U.S. forces from the Saudi/UAE-led war against Houthi rebels in Yemen. The vote marks the first time since the War Powers Act of 1973 became law that both chambers of Congress have directed the president to withdraw American forces from a conflict.


The Trump administration’s failed “maximum pressure” approach to Iran and North Korea begs the question what the US president’s true objectives are and what options he is left with should the policy ultimately fail.


In the United States, it’s possible to debate any and every policy, domestic and foreign, except for unquestioning support for Israel. That, apparently, is Ilhan Omar’s chief sin.


RightWeb
share