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NEWS: Information, or Distraction?

Cable and broadcast TV plus newspaper chains now owned by a half dozen or so news giants control what we learn every day about our world. In the U.S, most of these reflect the Obama Administration and/or Democratic Party talking … Continue reading

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Ebola, The Media And A Decen Night’s Sleep …

EBOLA  is this week’s news crisis now that Israel has largely exited Gaza, the Ukrainian military hasn’t yet charged into Donetsk  and the U.S. stock market remains high. Somebody has to feed the insatiable news machine; a virus will do. … Continue reading

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