Is the media empowering or deceptive?

Adorno and Horkheimer argued that mass culture and technology, instead of empowering people as it is believed, they’re misleading. The individual doesn’t become more independent, but is absorbed into the system of capitalism. It’s “society alienating from itself”, as the writers put it by looking at Marx’s theories. The media has a big role in […]

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Paris terror attacks: Very few media outlets had the guts to slam French and U.S. Intelligence

Ever had that feeling when you had been saying something for quite some time and somebody actually backs you up?.  Your reaction is usually “yeah, exactly, that’s what i’m talking about”. That was me today when I followed ABC News’ coverage of the ISIS organised massacre in Paris that left 129 dead and 350 wounded. […]

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