What I am reblogging here appears to represent exactly what I’ve been preaching since forever, most pointedly since Russia ramped up their Information Warfare efforts in late 2013, hitting a peak during late 2014. GREAT recommendations, this builds confidence in what one reads. </end editorial> OCTOBER 3, 2016 Unreliable. Inaccurate. Biased. During election season, many… Continue reading Do You Know Which News Media to Trust? The American Press Institute Teams up With Newsela to Promote News Literacy
This is a very important issue. When a journalist posts a story, there are a number of wickets the story must go through before being published. The journalist has a certain built-in bias, his or her editor has a bias, and the senior editor has a bias. Many of these bias are derived directly from the… Continue reading Proposed law aims to reveal true owners of Ukrainian media
The New York Times editorial board tore into the nearly-murdered organizers of the Garland, Texas “Draw Mohammad” event Wednesday, calling it “hate speech” and “an exercise in bigotry and hatred posing as a blow for freedom.” (RELATED: Washington Post Places Blame For Garland Shooting On The Intended Victims) “Some of those who draw cartoons of… Continue reading The New York Times LOVES Blasphemy… Except When It Targets Muslims
Today, a Russian made a very leading statement: CNN does not provide accurate news. … Their audience is those who dislike everything Russian and expect to see everything Russian in a negative way. So I would not trust them. Another commenter added: Take what you think of CNN, multiply by 10 = Fox… I disagree. Almost nobody… Continue reading Highly Biased News Media – My Perspective
I recently met with three of our future leaders in a social setting and I was struck by how they reacted to the media, news, websites, word of mouth, radio, television, text messages, tweets and a whole variety of other sources of information for them. Drew Bradbury, a Senior Pre-Med student at Queens College, said… Continue reading News and Information Overload: Biased and Confusing
Most of us are painfully aware that most media sources are biased, most have a left-leaning attitude or a Democratic orientation. Is this an attempt towards altruism or a deliberate propaganda effort? Bob Livingston, on his blog the Personal Liberty Digest, published a piece entitled John Kerry: Media Should ‘Not Give Equal Time’ (To Views… Continue reading Selective media coverage?