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Author Fenton, Tom, 1930-

Title Junk news : the failure of the media in the 21st century / Tom Fenton
Published Golden, Colo. : Fulcrum Pub., [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (106 pages)
Series Speaker's corner
Speaker's corner books.
Contents Blinkered and blindsided -- The way it was -- What went wrong -- The lesson not learned -- Consequences -- Collateral damage -- What we can do
Summary In this salient critique of the American media, veteran journalist Tom Fenton exposes the dangerous failings of our news organizations and the fundamental problems with how they present world news. Junk News is a stirring call to reform the faltering "fourth estate" and to take the blinders off our citizens for the sake of our security
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-103)
Notes Print version record
Subject Broadcast journalism -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Government and the press -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Journalism -- Objectivity -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Press -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1555918026 (electronic bk.)
9781555918026 (electronic bk.)