Do you know who she is?<br />
The Somalian Refugee Crisis<br />
The mass media, culture and society<br />News agencies, transnationalisationand the new order<br />Done by: Ivan Reddy<br />
Content<br />Article Overview<br />Key takeaway messages<br />Personal Rating<br />Issues for Discussion<br />
Article overview<br />The free market system denies access to the vital information for the citizenry by making access a m...
Key takeaway messages<br />News agencies face a constant struggle in non-partisan reporting<br />Evolution of news from a ...
Video<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7vjJXfKqzw<br />
Critics<br />Having news is still good news<br />Having chicken rice for lunch everyday is still good because I have food<...
Personal Rating<br />“If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uninformed. If you do read the newspaper, you are misinform...
Issues for Discussion<br />When you watch news on television today, how skeptical or receptive are you to it?<br />Will th...
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Ivan Brandon Reddy

  1. 1. Do you know who she is?<br />
  2. 2. The Somalian Refugee Crisis<br />
  3. 3. The mass media, culture and society<br />News agencies, transnationalisationand the new order<br />Done by: Ivan Reddy<br />
  4. 4. Content<br />Article Overview<br />Key takeaway messages<br />Personal Rating<br />Issues for Discussion<br />
  5. 5. Article overview<br />The free market system denies access to the vital information for the citizenry by making access a monetary function<br />News broadcasting have been affected by corporations and big businesses<br />Crucial and vital information can be found in elite newspapers and magazines<br />Widening gap of the information rich and information poor<br />
  6. 6. Key takeaway messages<br />News agencies face a constant struggle in non-partisan reporting<br />Evolution of news from a commodity to a big business exhibiting business tendencies as a whole<br />A highly stratified system emerges where vital information needed for political judgments is confined to the elite publications only<br />
  7. 7. Video<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7vjJXfKqzw<br />
  8. 8. Critics<br />Having news is still good news<br />Having chicken rice for lunch everyday is still good because I have food<br />Wearing the same underwear everyday to class is still good because I have clothes<br />“Why settle for mediocrity when one can strive for excellence”– Ivan Brandon Reddy<br />
  9. 9. Personal Rating<br />“If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uninformed. If you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed.” – Mark Twain<br />
  10. 10. Issues for Discussion<br />When you watch news on television today, how skeptical or receptive are you to it?<br />Will there ever be a time when we experience totally neutral news reporting? Why/Why not?<br />

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