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MEDIA NEWS: The Syrian Refugee Crisis

Today, Nisrina brought in two different media perspectives of the Syrian refugee crisis, from Humans of New York and The New York Times. As we are studying the media literacy, these journalism pieces provide us some evidence and understanding of the different views of the crisis. 346 more words

Media Literacy

Media democracy in the UK

A couple of weeks ago I went to a meeting at a café in East London organised by the Media Reform Coalition. I went with a new friend I made at… 1,960 more words


Radio-the last democratic media


Since our chapter this week is on radio, I thought it would be appropriate to post on that medium. I liked that the chapter opened with the story of KEXP, non-commercial radio in Seattle. 415 more words

Brian Conleys "Citzen Journalism is reshaping the world"

Great movie peeps! Highly recommended and insightful discussion on citizen journalism and how it’s the ‘way forward’. I agree with the empowerment and motion for media democracy! 11 more words

My first post

In class today we discussed the escalation of violence in Syria and the parallels to the build up to the Iraq war in the media. What are some of your thoughts on this observation by one of the few independent journalists left in media today? 185 more words

Media Studies