Dra-Media

Is today’s news a modern form of drama?

“Lights, camera and… ACTION!”

No ladies and gentlemen, I will not be discussing the world of films. I would like to instead bring your attention to the world of news where the above phrase is very much used.

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Listening to the other side

Without the twins, i.e. scepticism and doubt, no questions will be asked. There will then be no discussion and debate, no advance in the arts and sciences. The frontiers of knowledge will freeze rigid and civilisation will stagnate. Listening to the other side is an essential component of the democratic procedure. Democracy calls for majority . . . → Read More: Listening to the other side

Like It or Not, WikiLeaks is a Media Entity

The past week has seen plenty of ink spilled — virtual and otherwise — about WikiLeaks and its mercurial front-man, Julian Assange, and the pressure they have come under from the U.S. government and companies such as Amazon and PayPal, both of which have blocked WikiLeaks from using their services . . . → Read More: Like It or Not, WikiLeaks is a Media Entity