Weekly Reading Journal Entries (Week #3) – “Study- TV Night Newscasts Slight Latinos

Weekly Reading Journal Entries (Week #3) – “Study- TV Night Newscasts Slight Latinos

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Grace Kim TA Stephanie Chan Doc1 B018 Oct. 17, 2008 Weekly Reading Journal Entries (Week #3) – “Study: TV Night Newscasts Slight Latinos” Despite the vastness of the Hispanic community, the study in the article shows the underrepresentation of the minority. Furthermore, in the only little attention they do receive, the news portrays the group with a low profile, one full of crimes and violations. Elber points out that the poor portrayal of Hispanics may be due to the poor representation of Latinos in a media
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Unformatted text preview: field. Questions/Comments: • In my opinion, whenever I see the news, the main reports are based on the “bads” of a society and not so much on the “goods”. • Why aren’t the Hispanics represented in the media corporation? Is it because there aren’t many who desire that job or due to discrimination? My signature affirms that I have followed the Thurgood Marshall College Academic Honor Code. _____________________________________ _____________ [signature] [date]...
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