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▶ Paul Jay on What Drives Corporate Media

Published on Mar 30, 2014

TRNN Hosts a discussion on the film ‘Shadows of Liberty’    The News Media: Censorship, Coverups and Corporate Control – Panel moderated by Paul Jay featuring film director JP Tremblay and journalists Kristina Borjesson and Glen Ford. 62 more words

Media Criticism

The Influence of Disney

Think about your favorite Disney movie from childhood. Who, in the movie, was in need of a savior? Who filled the role of savior? How were femininity and masculinity defined? 1,264 more words

Cows - the real reason for global warming

This morning I read it in the newspaper. It has to be more efficient and produce less greenhouse gas emissions so that we can limit the global warming. 333 more words

Current Affairs

How Is This Dutch Company Using a Harem to Sell Chocolate Milk?

The Dutch chocolate-milk manufacturer Chocomel has produced a new commercial that has gotten nearly 800k views on YouTube in the three weeks since it was posted.  567 more words

On Arabs

Sansa Stark & Game of Thrones

Last night the new season of Game of  Thrones premiered. And while there are rapist, murders, etc. in the story (really the list is rather long), the character of fourteen year old Sansa Stark gets constant hate. 230 more words

Feminism

▶ Creating a New Media Paradigm After Citizens United

 Published on Mar 30, 2014

TRNN Hosts a discussion on the film ‘Shadows of Liberty’    The News Media: Censorship, Coverups and Corporate Control – Panel moderated by Paul Jay featuring film director JP Tremblay and journalists Kristina Borjesson and Glen Ford. 71 more words

Corporate Media

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

I’m actually surprised I’m in the minority on this one, but I thought CA2 was abominably bad. First, and worst, the plot was poorly organized and had more holes than swiss cheese. 1,333 more words