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Posts tagged "Media"
Why “Alternative” Media is the New Mainstream

Why “Alternative” Media is the New Mainstream

By Ethan Indigo Smith, Contributing writer for Wake Up World Let’s face it, the mainstream media, like CNN, Fox News etc. are great at reporting on the surface understandings of surface issues; car accidents and plane crashes, shootings and robberies; as well as reinforcing why our latest foreign war or domestic loss-of-rights is good/necessary/the only way to peace and...
The entire mainstream media is totally fake

The entire mainstream media is totally fake

A top German Journalist and Editor Dr. Udo Ulfkotte admitted what some of us have known for a long time – the entire mainstream media is totally fake! He went into a very detailed talk in this video and spilled the beans about everything! He talked about how the CIA gets control over all of...
Free Press 2012 Progress Report: Wins, Progress and What's Next

Free Press 2012 Progress Report: Wins, Progress and What’s Next

Media and technology have the power to connect people worldwide, to expose injustice, and to hold government and corporations accountable to the public interest. But far too often they fail to do so. Witness ongoing attempts by media companies and policymakers to censor the Internet, gouge consumers, suppress press freedom, defund public media, concentrate media ownership, outsource news and conceal who is paying...
Positive psychology could revolutionise journalism

Positive psychology could revolutionise journalism

Author: Cathrine Gyldensted The science of positive psychology offers a new, more constructive foundation for news reporting, proposes Cathrine Gyldensted Brutal, terrible and sickening in all its violence, the Tucson shooting and its aftermath are sure headliners for media all over the world. But why are you reading about it in Positive News? The answer might surprise...
Good news does sell

Good news does sell

I was happy to find this article… it speaks for me – I also believe that we will soon experience shift in all media. In the last year, we’ve seen the Metro and the LA Times introduce good news feeds and more are expected to follow. Further, the conception in mainstream media that bad news sells is slowly losing...
How billionaires deploy their wealth to swing political outcomes in their favour

How billionaires deploy their wealth to swing political outcomes in their favour

Perhaps I’m missing something but why would journalists fear defamation actions if they report facts? Seems a poor excuse for not reporting about the activities of Australia’s billionaires. Read the full article at http://m.smh.com.au/business/how-the-wealthy-throw-their-weight-around-20120305-1ue6z.html. Christina, Australia  

How could we offer alternatives to the current news in the media?

I don’t like to watch TV news and read newspapers and it started to really bother me to see mainly negative news everywhere and so many people complaining, unhappy in their jobs and with their lives. I started to think what I could do and how I could change that but I think we could...