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article, Fox News advocates that stricter gun laws will not end gun violence and other methods must be used instead. This article highlights popular celebrities such as Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus as creating a wave of support for stricter gun laws and that actual individuals do not believe in this protests cause. The Fox News article shows more right wing ideology in the articlethan It makes it seem as though celebrities are causing people to react out of proportion with their actual beliefs. This article shows bias towards more conservative methods of dealing with the issue of guns. Fox News presents bias by only showcasing information that supports its message. This article fails to show more than one side of the issue and only presents information that supports its agenda. Comparing Fox News to The New York Times it is possible to see more liberal and democratic ideology taking priority in their reporting. This article highlights a democrat leader working towards achieving better laws in order to reduce gun violence. By showing creating gun laws in a positive light this article shows bias towards Democrats by saying that they are using gun control as a method to promote their campaign platforms. This shows bias because they are using gun control as a way to get citizens to vote for them in the election and not because they necessarily believe that these laws need to be made. The Federalist is an organization that is highly convervative, Republican, and pro-gun and believes heavily in the second amendment to bear arms. The article shows bias by critisizing anti-gun laws and the New York City’s strict laws surrounding handguns. It presents information about how the supreme court and supreme justices are handling this issue. By only presenting information that makes gun McLuhan’s Connection to Media Bias
Alexandra CowleyCowley 4Jen MurrayENG4U n1+14 March 2020

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