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How the Fake Newsman Won Over America

How the Fake Newsman Won Over America

This micro-documentary installment of the Bloomberg Game Changers series chronicles the early life and ongoing career growth of comedian and Daily Show host Jon Stewart and how he rose from being an alternative comic to one of the most respected newscasters of our...

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The Collision of Journalism and Consumerism

The Collision of Journalism and Consumerism

Any impairment of the free press' circulation to the people diminishes the efficiency and the value therefore of the democracy. In a democracy since the citizens are "running things" and deciding who's in office and making very important decisions when they go to...

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7.29

Punchlines for Progress

punchlines-progress

Jon Stewart is the host of a comedic news program called the Daily Show. If you're familiar with his comedy you may or may not be surprised to hear that this fake news anchor is rated one of the most trusted man in...

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8.67

Buying the War

Buying the War

Over a decade ago Bush administration forced the United States into a war so poorly prepared and executed it soon turned into a complete catastrophe. The fact of how the bureaucrats misled the country has been already expressed, but they couldn't have done...

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8.93

Freedom to Broadcast Hate

Freedom to Broadcast Hate

Sectarian violence is ripping the Mid-East apart. The two sects of Islam, Sunni and Shia, are fighting against each other in Syria and Iraq. Tensions are rising across the region, but what's provoking this wave of violence? This documentary investigates the TV channels...

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7.17

The Whole World Is Watching

The Whole World Is Watching

If George Holliday, a 31-year-old plumbing contractor living in Lake View Terrace, Los Angeles, had not taken his camera outside to capture one footage, the beating of Rodney King, one of the most remembered human-rights atrocities of the 20th century may have gone...

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8.74

Fiefdom of Speech

Fiefdom of Speech

The right to freedom of expression is recognized as a human right under Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and recognized in international human rights law in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. Article 19 of that states...

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7.46

John Pilger: Real Journalism

John Pilger: Real Journalism

John Richard Pilger is an Australian journalist based in London. Since his early years as a war correspondent in Vietnam, Pilger has been a strong critic of American, Australian and British foreign policy, which he considers to be driven by an imperialist agenda....

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9.34

The Mean World Syndrome

The Mean World Syndrome

For years, debates have raged among scholars, politicians, and concerned parents about the effects of media violence on viewers. Too often these debates have descended into simplistic battles between those who claim that media messages directly cause violence and those who argue that...

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5.27

2012 Vimeo Award Winners

2012 Vimeo Award Winners

Vimeo announced the winners of this year's Vimeo Festival + Awards at a packed house at NYU’s Skirball Center. The 2012 Vimeo Festival + Awards show celebrated the world’s most creative online film and video. This year, the Awards received 14,567 entries from...

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6.75

Tabloids, Tories and Telephone Hacking

Tabloids, Tories and Telephone Hacking

Dispatches examines allegations that during Andy Coulson's time as editor of News of the World, phone hacking was a routine practice at the paper and carried out with his knowledge. Political journalist Peter Oborne investigates the paper's working relationship with the police and...

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8.50

PsyWar

PsyWar

This film explores the evolution of propaganda and public relations in the United States, with an emphasis on the elitist theory of democracy and the relationship between war, propaganda and class. Includes original interviews with a number of dissident scholars including Noam Chomsky, Howard...

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