Sign of the Times: Free Press?
Posted on: 01/15/2013 11:30 PM

The owners and managers of the press determine which person, which facts, which version of the facts, and which ideas shall reach the public. -- Commission On Freedom Of The Press



Sign of the Times: Free Press?



" The purpose of commercial [media] is to induce mass sales. For mass sales there must be a mass norm ... By suppressing the individual, the unique, the industry ... assures itself a standard product for mass consumption.": John Whiting, writer, commenting on the homogenization of corporate media program content



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