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Anti-Palestine Media Bias Remains Untouchable Even to Canada’s Media Critics

Media coverage of world affairs mostly focuses on Ottawa/Washington’s perspective. While the dominant media is blatant in its subservience to Canadian/Western power, even independent media is often afraid to challenge the foreign policy status quo. 11 more words

The "Birther" Issue: Who Started It?

Back in 2008, Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign struggled against newcomer Barack Obama.  Her staff sought ways in which to bring him down.  HRC’s campaign manager, Patti Doyle admits to introducing the “birther” controversy, based on evidence dating back to when Obama ran against Alan Keyes (2004 Illinois Senate.)  In their debate, Keyes accuses Obama of being a foreigner.  454 more words

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Anti-Media Trolls and the “Post-Fact Era” Society. — Lens and Frame

In a recent interview with Bloomberg’s Joel Stein, British tech editor and notorious internet troll Milo Yiannopoulis claimed that, among other things “We live in a post-fact era.

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Conspiracy Theory

Press fails to cover policy issues in election stories

The decline of the American press is nowhere more evident than in its coverage of the 2016 presidential race.

Rather than examine the policies and substantial issues embodied by each of the candidates, the press has has focused on the personalities of the major party contenders, starting with the primary campaigns and continuing after the nominations were declared at the national conventions. 1,102 more words

Politics

Blood on the newsroom floor. . .a body count

And note the sheer idiocy of that corporate statement.

From the Poynter Foundation:

Less than three months after acquiring The Bergen Record, the (Passaic County) Herald News and other assets of North Jersey Media Group, Gannett is trimming the newspapers’ headcount dramatically.

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Labor