Media outlets make mistakes everyday. Although some may be larger than others, I believe an apology should be stated after any of them. An apology lets the public know “Yes, we made a mistake and we’re aware of it.” Hurting people or misleading them without an apology could eventually give the public the image that the particular media outlet is careless, insensitive, or simply unfit for the job.
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When I was growing up in the 1970s and 1980s the way we received our news was very different from the way we currently consume our news about the world around us. 1,109 more words