Tag: White Man’s Media

A feast of new reading outside the grip of corporate western media – Pearls and Irritations

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There is nothing more important than informed perspective, for which it is necessary to step outside the grip of corporate western media.

John Menadue has drawn attention to how our views of the world are dominated by ‘white man’s media’.

This is a listing of other sources of news and commentary, by people of all kinds. I leave it to the reader to assess the quality of these sources, particularly by going to the ‘About’ section of web sites where possible.

There is nothing more important than informed perspective, for which it is necessary to step outside the grip of corporate western media.

Source: A feast of new reading outside the grip of corporate western media – Pearls and Irritations

White Man’s Media: Legacy media in the US and UK frames and conditions our thinking and actions – Pearls and Irritations

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Most political colonies have come to an end. But a colonial mind set continues in the media .That colonial media mind set in turn promotes a ‘colonisation of the mind’. The US Department of Defence maintains, in its own words ‘full spectrum dominance’ throughout the world. Legacy media in the US and the UK has the same dominance. It frames and influences how we think and particularly how governments act.

Source: White Man’s Media: Legacy media in the US and UK frames and conditions our thinking and actions – Pearls and Irritations