This site focuses on spin, propaganda and the influence of public relations in mainstream news coverage, including Canada’s public broadcaster the CBC and its “national” newspaper the Globe and Mail.
The site is dedicated to examining journalistic practices that create propaganda in mainstream news coverage. It will also discuss how to detect propaganda in TV, radio, newspaper and magazine journalism.
Our 3-Fs page which is coming soon will examine three key determinants in news coverage: Frames, Formats and Filters.
Our posts on Foolery examine the sheer banality of evil.