Tag: corporate media
The mainstream media is doing a rotten job informing America about one of the most important pieces of legislation to come along in decades.
"When we talk about big money controlling this country, it's not only the direct political process but it's how we even learn about what's going on in this country."
The Biden administration will fail unless he listens to voices of change, even Schumer’s, rather than corporate voices urging timidity.
None pointed out the conflict of interest.
While giving the protests a great deal of coverage, the corporate press across the political spectrum consistently downplayed one of the primary causes of unrest: the increasingly punitive U.S. blockade.
Sigurdur Ingi Thordarson admitted that his entire testimony is false, a revelation that could be the death knell for U.S. attempts to prosecute the Wikileaks founder.
Corporate media have presented Israel’s killing spree as defensive, as a reaction to supposed Palestinian aggression.
Establishment reporting over the future of Afghanistan after Biden’s announcement demonstrated the imperialist mindset of corporate journalists.
All too often, words such as “divisive,” “contentious” or “controversial” are used merely as media codewords meaning “ideas unpopular with the ruling elite”—what FAIR calls “not journalistically viable.”
It is important for American journalists to combat these misperceptions, so that the U.S. can learn from China’s response on how to better deal with the current crisis.