Media Credibility

December 8, 2020 USGOPO 0

The Media Bias Chart. This chart places several media outlets on a multi-level continuum. Ad Fontes Media, a California organization, developed this ranking of broadcast, […]

Newspaper Circulation

December 7, 2020 USGOPO 0

FRQ #2, Quantitative Analysis.   Use the information from the graphic above to answer the questions. (A) Identify the point on the graph when weekday […]

The Fairness Doctrine

December 4, 2020 USGOPO 0

The Rise of Cable News. Since 1949 public radio and television airwaves were governed by the “fairness doctrine.” This regulatory rule required radio and television […]

Ideologically Oriented Media

December 3, 2020 USGOPO 0

Our Echo Chambers? Hyper-polarization is an increasing phenomenon in our politics. One of the most common culprits is cable and social media. Watch the following […]

Trust in the Media

December 2, 2020 USGOPO 0

A Failure of a Linkage Institution? The media is one of several critical linkage institutions that connect the American people to politics and government. Historically, […]