Saturday, February 16, 2019

Tag: media

Race of mass shooters influences how the media cover their crimes,...

In a recent study, we explored whether the race of mass shooters influences how the media depict their crime, their motivations and their lives.

In the era of ‘fake news,’ Americans would like to change...

Does the population agree with this view?

What we can do about Trump’s escalating lies

His lies go out to tens of millions of Americans every day unmediated.

Faulty intelligence? The curious case of the murdered journalist who wasn’t

There is no question that journalists in Russia (and, for that matter, Ukraine) are under threat.

Like clockwork, right-wing media exploit DOJ IG report to call for...

The report had nothing to do with the FBI’s Trump-Russia probe.

To the press, after 18 months of Trump

Don’t let him rattle you. Maintain your dignity, confidence, and courage.

Massive broadcast merger between Sinclair, Tribune has many worried about propaganda

The Sinclair-Tribune merger would bypass the congressional cap set at 39 percent, but because of an FCC loophole, only a portion of Sinclair’s current stations are considered in the count.

Dollars for decency

Unlike politicians who only have to survive elections every few years, corporations have to keep their consumers content all the time.

Using fake facts to make us afraid

On immigration and terrorism, the Trump Administration misleads about Its own misleading data.

Sunday shows barely mentioned the 2018 Women’s March

The longest mention was a meager 20 seconds on NBC’s Meet The Press. Other shows were worse.

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Third police officer sentenced to prison for framing black males

“These three police officers from Biscayne Park disgraced themselves and damaged the public’s trust in law enforcement."

Saving the future

Only immediate climate action can save the future. If we don’t take action, the collapse of our civilizations and the extinction of much of the natural world is on the horizon.

Court throws out Energy Transfer’s ‘racketeering’ claims against Dakota Access pipeline opponents

“It is also a check on corporate efforts to silence dissent.”

Organic for All: New study shows eating organic reduces levels of pesticides in human...

"Everyone has the right to clean organic food. That is a human right."

Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History (Paperback)

“The single most important explanation, and the fullest explanation, of how Donald Trump became president of the United States . . . nothing less than the most important book that I have read this year.”

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