Undermining Democracy - Corporate Media Bias on Jeremy Corbyn, Boris Johnson and Syria

http://www.medialens.org/index.php/alerts/alert-archive/2017/837-undermining-democracy-corporate-media-bias-on-jeremy-corbyn-boris-johnson-and-syria.html

Publisher:  Media Lens
Date Written:  06/02/2017
Year Published:  2017  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX20465

Are we able to prove the existence of a corporate media campaign to undermine British democracy? Media analysis is not hard science, but in this alert we provide compelling evidence that such a campaign does indeed exist. Compare coverage of comments made on Syria by a spokesman for Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn in October 2016 and by UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson in January 2017.