Tags » Mass Media

King Solomon, Journalism, Bias, Hypocrisy - Part 3

Are Corporate Mass Media journalist hypocrites, or just groups acting within their own rights of free speech? 788 more words

King Solomon

The Inevitable Decline of Fixed News

Even as a CBC supporter, I read with a certain equanimity of the latest staff cuts announced this week. The harm will be to the affected families, not to me as a consumer. 206 more words

Other Writings

Police Being Replaced by Immigrants--The Excuse? Racism, The Reason? Gun Control

By Lou Saboter

Shortly after a bevy of stories involving racist emails and texts, it was announced that police departments would begin hiring immigrants to serve as police in the United States. 346 more words

Godawful Horrifying News

Will The Public's Desire For Alternate Reality Bring About Change?

The recent Global Financial Crisis left millions of people around the world with a sour taste in their mouths after they suffered financially and socially. Subsequently many people have held the government and the rich, otherwise known as the one percent, responsible. 819 more words

Media And Communication

Let the Masses Go!

Last week, in the Public Texts core course, we discussed deception and manipulation in mass culture. Horkheimer and Adorno, in their essay on “The Culture Industry” critique mass culture because, they claim, it discourages the mass audience to think critically. 488 more words

Don't Panic