Politics and the News Media (outline)

Politics and the News Media (outline) - IV. Conservative...

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Politics and the News Media I. The Old Partisan Press Use to be much more partisan Newspapers use to be identified as political press Receiving funding from party’s they support. Gazette of the United States (F) Federalist newspaper Based out of Philadelphia Associated with Washington supporters National Gazette (D-R) Democratic-Republic Based out of Philadelphia Associated with the Jefferson supporter II. Rise of the Independent Press Journalism should be a professional trait, covering full stories, not just party supporting. Coincide w/progressive era Early 20 th Century III. Candidate-centered Politics 19 th Century is party centered, party runs everything 20 th century voters are focusing on individual candidates not just parties Television plays a huge roll TV helped JFK, Rageon Mid 20 th century politics are heavily influenced by media
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Unformatted text preview: IV. Conservative Critiques of the Media Journalism seems to be liberal Anchors holding liberal assumptions correct unless proven wrong. Anti military, always wants to run with negativity about the military. Hollywood is to blame by making the military look bad. Anti Business & Anti capitalism V. Liberal Critiques of the Media Have created websites to support their critiques Very pro corporate Large corporations have carried news networks Fails to challenge persons of influence o Ex: all media promoted rally around the flag just trust our leader. News media is obsessed with pop culture, celebs news Celebs gossip, ex: Charlie sheen ect. VI. Alternative News Media Talk Radio Space filled by news channels that were on the verge of ending. Internet...
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