Surely, it can’t be just me who is increasing getting desensitised (I’d say alarmed but think we’re past that point of ‘concern’) to the constant flow of news and images – primarily about death and destruction, near and far. 1,175 more words
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Reading the article by Whitney Davis called Communication Theory I was surprised and curious about the difference between information and communication and that something or some object could be information bearing and not necessarily transmitting (accurate) communication. 468 more words
Dear media, Homicidal tendencies are not a symptom of Depression.
I am fed up with hearing or reading about the latest terrorist attack or homicidal rampage in the same sentence as ‘…they were suffering with depression’. 388 more words
Beginning on Monday afternoon the DNC means another week and another overwhelming post storm on Facebook and other social media outlets regarding a national convention. Is it just me or have these two conventions received the most attention in the last 20 years? 676 more words
Тhe contemporary media agencies are subordinated to the necessity of producing social sensational news. In order to prove this statement the paper observes the media style of gathering and distributing stories, information and messages with the intention to win potential audience. 3,143 more words