Mainstream Media

Allan on August 14th, 2013

Another mass shooting has taken place, this time in Hialeah, Florida, Miami-Dade County.   It was a tragedy, and it’s sad that these things occur. The Mainstream Media, however,  is very selective as to  which shootings are publicized, what causes they are used to support, what facts are emphasized  and what patterns are allowed to be noticed.     Mainstream […]

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I’m currently visiting Mexico, and have been watching the nightly news on the Televisa network.  On the night of June 14th, 2013,  the broadcast began with a video demonstrating “El Rostro Cruel de la Migración”—the Cruel Face of Migration. For the entire blog entry, click here. Blog entry by Allan Wall, written on June 15th, […]

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The Mainstream Media follows a definite script on immigration. Immigrants are, by definition, good. Therefore, if immigrants have troubles, they must be victims. And if immigrants and native-born Americans have conflict, the native-born Americans must be at fault, probably because of racism and intolerance. But what happens when real life doesn’t follow the script? Well, […]

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