The Volume of News
The number, timing, frequency, and delivery method of news stories matters
Great analysis of bias in news media. I’ve often felt some of these biases at play and this does a good job of breaking them down, questioning the assumptions that lead to them, and then highlights the point with data.
“When doing systemic justice work, those of us to who talk to the media a lot know that the onus is always on us to come up with a new angle to make the story seem different. This is really a bad situation if the story you really need to tell in high volume is that our society continues to do a lot of the same things every day that are really really bad and that harm the world’s vulnerable people, animals, and ecosystems in basically the same ways every day.”Posted on 2023-01-10T03:06:05+0000