Media Matters Archive

Which way is TV media heading

Television news has been – and currently remains – the most powerful platform in the world for news and information. For more than 50

When will digital literacy go “viral”?

Buzzfeed, AJ, Vox, The Huffington Post, Business Insider, The Intercept: Despite their many differences that any media critic could point out, these fast-growing media

Being a female journalists in India – rape threats and more

(By Shelly Walia) Till the 1960s, journalism was a male bastion in India. Often, media houses simply refused to hire women journalists. “They were

ARY in trouble, Ofcom investigates Malala “traitor” accusations

(BY NEIL ELKES) During the show, the 18-year-old was described as a traitor, blasphemer and foreign agent over her campaigns for education for girls.

Syria – Why Americans must stop believing the media

(By Stephen Kinzer) Coverage of the Syrian war will be remembered as one of the most shameful episodes in the history of the American