America has not had what might legitimately pass as a “free press” since the days

clip_image002…America has not had what might legitimately pass as a “free press” since the days of Edward R Morrow, Walter Cronkite, Chet Huntley & David Brinkley, and a hand full of print columnists…

…America bought into technology, computers, speed, rapid video, satellites, bright lights, “talking head” TV announcers, limited ownership of news delivery enterprises, print, radio, TV…

…Though I despise FOX NEWS I must admit they nearly single handedly significantly altered and initially capitalized on the quick shiny talking head TV news delivery style and America ate it up…

…With the election of Trump and his sanctioning of “alternative fact” America just might be ready for reasonable factual information once provided…

Trump’s War on the Media Has Had One Major Unintended Consequence, New Poll Suggests

By Jacob Sugarman, AlterNet……Data indicate the public is slowly recognizing the importance of a free press…… READ MORE»

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