Journalists manipulates our politics beyond Putin's wildest dreams. Recent events show their hypocrisy & self-interest, wielded for partisan purposes.
James Bowman gives an incisive analysis of our news media overlords, their myopia, and their unaware but self-destructive behaviors.
Some control of America's information flow - the news, the stories that shape our imagination - is necessary for any political reform to succeed. Today it is owned by liberals, a hindrance for progressives and a foe of populists.
This note by FAIR gives an example of how journalists act as a pack, using language to manipulate us.
Summary: It is easy to get lost in the webs of tales about political crime and scandal that the media spin for us. Here James Bowman puts the stories about Trump in a useful larger context, so that we can better understand whatever comes next. "New directions in scandalology." By James Bowman. From his website, 31 … Continue reading James Bowman’s explains Trump’s scandalology