Category: media

November 18, 2020

Covid Journal, November 18, 2020

Defile! Defile! Trump and his team are probably resorting to a different kind of ‘defile’ (as in shredding documents before Biden’s team takes over), but they’re also rushing to assault any remaining institutions that they haven’t already laid their hands on. Example: laying bare the Arctic refuge for oil and gas companies, as well as logging and mining interests. The “call for nominations” to be […]

July 10, 2019

Fake News vs Traditional Media

This article by the CBC is excellent. It walks through a number of scenarios, definitions and instructions on how to spot ‘fake news’. Just one problem: they forgot to point the spotlight at themselves and friends in traditional media. It’s a good article, but of course, doesn’t mention how traditional media may place ‘news reports’ that are PR or how they may censor certain aspects […]