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Do Radio Stations & Newspapers Push a Liberal or a Conservative Agenda?

Conservative commentators and politicians attack the reliability of the "media" since they believe the liberals control it. While the liberals do not dismiss all media as being too conservative, they argue that big corporations' concentration of media ownership limits the breadth of opinion and promotes conservative views, such as promoting a smaller federal government.


Robin Lindley interviews Author Elizabeth Becker

Robin Lindley interviews Elizabeth Becker, author of “You Don’t Belong Here: How Three Women Rewrote the Story of War. In her book, Elizabeth Becker profiles three women journalists who covered the war in Vietnam, and the challenges they faced during a time when male correspondents dominated journalism. 


The Trust Between the Mainstream Media and the Working Class is Broken

So Not Yonkers, the third book in the Yonkers Trilogy by Patricia Vaccarino, is realistic fiction that examines a grim reality—the world is rigged against everyone who is either poor or from the working class. Although the Yonkers Trilogy covers the time from 1969 to 1973, the issues prevalent then are the same issues that we grapple with today. 


Is Facebook Ready?

To date, Congress has been unable to determine a legislative path for dealing with Facebook and similar companies.


Media Monopolies Amplify Conspiracy Theories

 At the heart of any conspiracy theory is that some group secretly controls the government to manipulate our lives. That belief goes back to the beginning of our nation. Past Conspiracy Theories have often shaped our national politics.