By: McChesney, Robert Waterman, and Nichols, John, and Ehrenreich, Barbara (Foreword by)
Seven Stories Press: 2003
Seller ID: 873
Binding: Trade paperback
Our Media, Not Theirs! The Democratic Struggle Against Corporate Media examines how the current media system in the United States undermines democracy, and what we can do to change it. McChesney and Nichols begin by detailing how the media system has come to be dominated by a handful of transnational conglomerates that use their immense political and economic power to saturate the population with commercial messages. They reveal how journalism, electoral politics, entertainment, art and culture have all suffered as a result, and use examples of media coverage of the 2000 Presidential Elections... View More...