How Saudi News Media Is Spinning Khashoggi’s Disappearance | NYT News

How Saudi News Media Is Spinning Khashoggi’s Disappearance | NYT News

The disappearance of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi made international headlines. “The mystery deepens tonight over the fate of Jamal Khashoggi. Did the Saudi royal family have him murdered?” News outlets from Saudi Arabia broadcast their own theories of what they say really happened. Khashoggi is a former adviser to senior Saudi officials. He moved to […]

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How China’s Media Sold Xi Jinping’s Power Grab | NYT

How China’s Media Sold Xi Jinping’s Power Grab | NYT

As soon as China announced it would remove term limits on the presidency, its censors and propaganda machine kicked into gear. The surprise move would clear the way for Xi Jinping to stay in power indefinitely. It’s a break from China’s decades-old rules to prevent power from being too centralized around one person. “In China, […]

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How North Korea’s Media Is Covering the Summit | NYT News

How North Korea’s Media Is Covering the Summit | NYT News

If you switched on the television in the U.S. this week, you’ve seen a lot of this: “… the world watching that high-stakes summit” “… we’re continuing our breaking coverage ahead of President Trump and Kim Jong-un’s high-stakes summit …” “… an unprecedented nuclear summit with North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un …” But meanwhile, viewers […]

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State Run Media Or Media Run State: Inside The Fox News, Trump White House Tango | Deadline | MSNBC

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U.S. Troops Are Leaving Syria, Here’s What It Looks Like | NYT News

U.S. Troops Are Leaving Syria, Here’s What It Looks Like | NYT News

These are some of the American troops who’ve been ordered to leave Syria They’re driving through the mostly Kurdish city of Qamishli and headed to Iraq It’s vegetables that are bouncing off the armor and sticking to the windows The US troop pullout is controversial many in the Kurdish north feel betrayed American soldiers were […]

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How the New Zealand Gunman Used Social Media | NYT News

How the New Zealand Gunman Used Social Media | NYT News

“As people get desensitized to the same types of attacks, there’s incentive to try something new: using tactics, new weapons, new targets and, in this case, we have this live-streaming.” “Facebook and Twitter frantically trying to pull this down. I think that was part of the panic that this person wanted to inspire, and that […]

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Tulsi Gabbard rips CNN, NY Times for ‘smearing’ her reputation

Tulsi Gabbard rips CNN, NY Times for ‘smearing’ her reputation

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Media Institution: Crash Course Government and Politics #44

Media Institution: Crash Course Government and Politics #44

Hello. I’m Craig, and this is Crash Course Government and Politics, and today, we’re going to talk about one of my favorite subjects: the media and its role in politics. At last, we’re finally going to hear a fair and balanced account of how the lamestream media is distorting the American public’s understanding of current […]

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WOW! MatPat’s $1.7 Million Defy Media Bombshell, BuzzFeed Mass Layoffs, Venezuela, & Trump v Pelosi

WOW! MatPat’s $1.7 Million Defy Media Bombshell, BuzzFeed Mass Layoffs, Venezuela, & Trump v Pelosi

Sup you beautiful bastards, hope you’re having a fantastic Thursday Welcome back to the Philip Defranco show and a quick note before we get started This morning if you didn’t see, we posted a brand new morning deep dive I saw some of you say you didn’t get your notification, they didn’t show up in […]

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