Resisting Authoritarian Control Over Media: The Center for Media at Risk

Resisting Authoritarian Control Over Media: The Center for Media at Risk

[electronic music] Who do we need to get into the room to actually talk about, ‘How do we resist authoritarian control over the media?’ Who are the people who need to be having those conversations? We can come up with the solutions for how to make sure that we protect free media and protect free […]

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Opinion | Should you follow impeachment on Fox News, MSNBC or CNN? None of them.

Opinion | Should you follow impeachment on Fox News, MSNBC or CNN? None of them.

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‘Fake, fake, disgusting news’: Trump launches new broadside against media

‘Fake, fake, disgusting news’: Trump launches new broadside against media

There has never been – and even these people back here, these horrible, horrendous people – even these people back there said … Look at it, it looks like the Academy Awards or something in here, you ever see these people? Is this the Academy Awards you’re doing? Even these people, they say: “Probably in […]

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World News Media Congress 2019 Wrap Up

World News Media Congress 2019 Wrap Up

This is an opportunity to renew friendships and to create new friendships. A free media is not an optional extra. It’s really a good time that everybody from different parts of the world get together. We share what works, what doesn’t work and how we can actually make things better. The one common issue we […]

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Politician threatens to throw US news reporter off balcony – Truthloader

So, in our series called Manufacturing Consent we went through a load of ways in which politicians try to influence the way the media report things. But one thing we didn’t consider then were outright threats. This was Staten Island’s New York Republican Representative, Michael Grimm, being interview after Barack Obama’s State of the Union […]

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