Posted in Advocacy, Communicating for Social Change, Inspiration, Media Communication, Political communication

The Truth is Out There…

For those of us who abhor the term “post-truth,” and want to champion the pursuit of truth by and in the media, Christian Christensen’s 20 New Year’s Resolutions for News, Journalism and Social Media is worth reading. His resolutions illustrate the many ways that those in the media (including users of social media) sidestep, hide, suppress, and subvert truth, while also providing a vocabulary and strategy for resistance.

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Christensen, C. (2017, Jan. 2). 20 New Year’s resolutions for news, journalism and social media. Common Dreams. Retrieved from http://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/01/02/20-new-years-resolutions-news-journalism-and-social-media

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