Media Literacy/Bias

Establishment media put GOP spin on Kerry quote

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Howard Kurtz: Why Not Ask Liberal Mainstream Media™ Why They Hate John Kerry?

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Air America on ad blacklist?

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ABC document: Sponsors shun liberal network

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Journalist's death illustrates importance of independent media

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Slain journalist Brad Will was covering underreported story, they say

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The black humor of comedy "news" appeals to Iraqi viewers

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TV comedy turns an Unconventional Weapon on Iraq’s High and Mighty

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NBC slashes newsroom jobs to increase profits

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700 jobs to be cut by NBC Universal

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CBS boss slams FCC indecency rules

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Redstone says they're 'creating a lot of fear'

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Q&A with Bill Moyers

Democracy Now: the voice of alternative journalism

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Amy Goodman is praised for presenting the news from different viewpoint

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Inside the Seattle Weekly's journalistic demise

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Progressive journalist Geov Parrish provides an inside look at how the Seattle Weekly's new owners have set about stamping out what was left of the paper's independence and journalistic worth. It's an unfortunate sign of the times; media consolidation continues to ravage alternative weeklies across the country.

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The media's job is to interest the public in the public interest. -John Dewey