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The History of MTV In Relation to the Music Industry

“Ladies and gentlemen, rock ‘n’ roll,” was announced over footage of the Apollo 11 launch, launching MTV. The first video played was “Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles leading MTV towards a very bumpy beginning (Marks 64). 1,365 more words

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Deconsructed Podcast: How Bad is the News? with Hasan Minhaj

The right has basically weaponized the First Amendment, in order to paint themselves as victims, as free speech martyrs even. Constantly being harassed, hounded and silenced by liberal bullies, by the intolerant forces of political correctness and media censorship.

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Graduates of Elite Universities Dominate The New York Times and Wall Street Journal Study Finds, by Zaid Jilani

The researchers sought to address the question of  whether journalism, at the highest level, “is a profession only of the culturally elite,” or it is also “a profession of the cognitively elite.” …

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Can watching British gardening shows turn you into an adult? | A.Side

I’ve always liked to imagine myself as relatively well-rounded, but then I started dating someone who speaks three languages and goes to ballet class in the middle of the day on his weekends. 91 more words


Don't Forget Michelle Wolf's Important Message About Journalism and Truth

What we are witnessing in our time is the nullification of the First Amendment. A corporate coup d’etat sponsored by the plutocracy has commandeered both government and the press.

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On Allegory: Antisemitism, JK Rowling, and Telling Jewish Stories

Nothing can ruin good work like its creator.

In April 2018, the British author of the Harry Potter series, JK Rowling, used her platform to school Twitter users on her view of the complicated history of antisemitism against Jewish people in England. 892 more words


Caitlin Johnstone: How to Silence RT Forever

How To Silence RT Forever

The solution is so simple even a child could understand the logic. Would they ever consider it? Not on your life. 98 more words