how does one know that veiled bloggers are not assuming multiple pseudonyms to

How does one know that veiled bloggers are not

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how does one know that veiled bloggers are not assuming multiple pseudonyms to generate misleading appearance of public consensus? consensus: group discussion where everyone's opinions are heard and un - derstood, and a solution is created that respects those opinions BUT court ruled anonymity is protected under 1st amendment shields an individual from retribution or social ostracism for voicing an unpopular opinion when is it ethical ? political speech in repressive regimes 18 . Identify a major ethical downside to anonymous sourcing . it fails to verify the truth of the accusations 19 . According to Jon Stewart, how did Crossfire hurt America ? says pundits have a responsibility to the public discourse but they fail miserably reducing news coverage of important issues → talking points from both extremes of the political spectrum theyre helping the politicians and the corporations and the public is left out says they re doing theater instead of debate they re not honest partisan hack: Someone who cares more about supporting a particular party or ideology than supporting what is morally right, or factually true.
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20 . Why does Jon Stewart s critique of Crossfire rank as highly effective ? it became extremely popular 260 people downloading it an hour bloggers had linked to the show s transcript 1,880 times within 2 months townsfolk/audience understood because he was defending the public
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