media vested interests

(A posting on understanding television media representations; fragment of an article) According to Mursito B. M., reality in television is constructed in such a way that it is only chunks of the whole unified event in reality. Chandler asserts that this construction includes such aspects of reality as people, places, […]

Understanding How Television Represents Reality: Media Representations

(A posting on using media literacy to stay informed; fragment of an article) To be able to select which programs—especially on TV—are worth watching and which are not, based on the quality of the programs and the propaganda behind the programming, what is needed on the part of the viewers […]

Media Literacy as a Tool for Being Informed