Corporate power and the moulding of truth

Cook, Jonathan
http://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/2987226/corporate_power_and_the_moulding_of_truth.html

Publisher:  The Ecologist
Date Written:  21/02/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18849

The corporate dominance of 'free' media in western democracies imposes deep structural constraints on what may be reported, and how. Syria is now the latest example of skewed reportage - and even journalists seeking to analyse the problem must carefully avoid the real reasons for it.