Stories by Jim Naureckas

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Posted on: Jan 31, 2016, Source: FAIR

Among many other things, Bowie was a shrewd observer and sharp critic of the media.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2015, Source: FAIR

The outpouring of sympathy without historical context engenders the 'weaponization of grief.'

Posted on: Nov 17, 2015, Source: FAIR

The anti-'Tragedy Hipster' brigade confuses some coverage with equal coverage.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2015, Source: FAIR

A desire for increased economic efficiency disregards how changing regional schedules might impact people's lives — and ignores planetary reality.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2015, Source: FAIR

Unsurprisingly, corporate media are mainly interested in Cinderella stories when they don’t question the wealth of the ruling class.

Posted on: May 21, 2015, Source: FAIR

No crime fascinates US media like terrorism–provided it’s the right sort of terrorism

Posted on: Mar 12, 2015, Source: FAIR

As ads are interwoven with CNN's primary content, it's harder and harder to tell where news ends and advertising begins.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2015, Source: FAIR

It's striking what prominent U.S. papers left out of their articles.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2015, Source: FAIR

Now that he admits he was not in a helicopter that was shot down, here are some more half truths he could clear up.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2012, Source: FAIR

Why the social media network is changing its algorithm to make it harder to see things you're interested in and more likely to see things it gets paid for.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2009, Source: FAIR

Every alternative model for sustaining journalism has its pitfalls -- but could the state of our media be any worse?

Posted on: Jan 26, 2003, Source: Extra!

The CNN anchor always makes sure that the official Pentagon line is the last word in any debate over Iraq -- even if he has to provide it himself.