Environmental Politics and Policy in Postindustrial Countries
Environmental concerns and policies have played a central role in the political
processes of postindustrial countries in recent decades. Issues such as acid rain, nuclear
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W hat E conomic Bias?
P ERHAPS T HE E ASIEST B IAS to identify in the media is t hat o f business journal
ism. W hen it comes to money, journalists are easily impressed, and here
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W hat S ocial B ias?
I TIS AX 10M AT I C that i f you look hard enough, you can find, without trying very
hard, what most people would term a "liberal" bias allover the mainstream media.
Journalism, lest w
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Y ou're O nly As L iberal
As t he M an W ho O wns Yo'u
" R EPEAT s o M E TH I NG o ften enough and people will believe it" goes the adage,
and this is nowhere truer t han in American political journalism.
W HAT L IBERAL M EDIA?
I ntrod u ction
The Truth A bout B ias a nd the N ews
Bias) Slande1; and BS
Eric A lterman
O NLY A L IBERAL w ould be d umb e nough to title a book, What Liberal Media?
Listen to just about anyone and the answer is obvious: "What,