Media

Media


Manipulating science news

Heather Zeiger | 10 Feb 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: fake news, media, science hype, science news


Does fake news make a difference in politics?

Denyse O'Leary | 11 Jan 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: 2016 election, fake news, media


Why are US spooks so afraid of RT?

Michael Cook | 10 January 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: media, propaganda, RT, Russia
It is the Kremlin’s principal international propaganda outlet, say intelligence officials. So what?


What is fake news? Do we actually believe it?

Denyse O'Leary | 10 Jan 2017 | CONNECTING |  
tags: fake news, media


Life in the new bubble democracy

Karl D. Stephan | 16 Nov 2016 | CONNECTING |  
tags: 2016 election, Facebook, media, social media


Why the mainstream media was doomed to call the US election wrong

Denyse O'Leary | 15 November 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, media, medial political coverage
The traditional gatekeeper are rapidly losing viewers, advertisers, and staff and fading into irrelevance


Blind spot on the family

Michael Cook | 11 November 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 election, Donald Trump, family values, media
The outcome of the US election makes painfully obvious the shortcomings of the media


Policies: the forgotten element in the US election

Thomas E. Patterson | 27 September 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, media, USA
The stakes in November are high. Why isn't the media covering policy debates?


Goodbye to the loudest drunk in NPR’s online bar

Alicia Shepard | 25 August 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: comments, internet trolls, media, trolls
Once seen as a way to democratize the media, commenting sections have become playgrounds for trolls


America’s most famous magazine uses its pulpit to bully

Michael Cook | 24 August 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, media, Melania Trump
Melania Trump deserves more respect from Manhattan literati


Truth-seeking heroes to low-brow diggers: a history of journalism told through fiction

Sarah Lonsdale | 18 August 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: journalism, media, media ethics, UK
Every journalist aspires to write a novel about his craft


Why the media should give the guy with the funny haircut a fair go

Michael Cook | 09 August 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, democracy, Donald Trump, media, New York Times
Donald Trump is no saint but he and his supporters should be treated with more respect


7 reasons why the Pope’s gaffes are OK

Michael Cook | 30 Jun 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: homosexuality, media, media ethics, Pope Francis


Summer without an e-sitter - Can it be done?

Mary Cooney | 24 June 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: media, parenting, play


Why does the media ignore the criminal past of Communism?

Christopher Szabo | 11 May 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Communism, media, political correctness
The ghastly past of Communist rulers is being swept under the carpet


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