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The Immediate Challenges to our Nation’s Food Supply Chain

House Ag Democrats 3 November 2021 Food matters,

Kids’ mental healthy, safety in the spotlight as social media execs face Congress

PBS NewsHourOct 26, 2021 A Senate committee is widening its investigation into the impact social media platforms have on children, teens and young adults, with more apps facing congressional scrutiny. William Brangham reports with Jean Twenge, a psychology professor and … Continue reading

President Bolsonaro sanctioned on social media for misinformation on COVID-19 vaccines

FRANCE 24 EnglishOct 26, 2021 A live broadcast video from Brazil’s President, Jair bolsonaro, was removed from Facebook, Youtube and Instagram. Last week, the President falsely stated that UK citizens are developing AIDS faster after receiving two vaccine doses. After … Continue reading

Ryan Grim: Media Losing Its Mind Over Progressives Actually Flexing Power

The Hill – Oct 4, 2021 Ryan Grim breaks down mainstream media’s coverage of the ongoing fight in Congress to pass the sweeping reconciliation package.

We need IMMEDIATE action to stop extinction crisis, David Attenborough – BBC

BBCSep 23, 2020 Subscribe and 🔔 to OFFICIAL BBC YouTube 👉 https://bit.ly/2IXqEIn Stream original BBC programmes FIRST on BBC iPlayer 👉 https://bbc.in/2J18jYJ With a million species at risk of extinction, Sir David Attenborough explores how this crisis of biodiversity has … Continue reading

How America Got Divorced from Reality: Christian Utopias, Anti-Elitism, Media Circus | Kurt Andersen

Big Think Published on Oct 8, 2017 How America Got Divorced from Reality: Christian Utopias, Anti-Elitism, Media Circus Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge Since a boat of religious fanatics … Continue reading

Manufacturing Catastrophe | Climate Change: Why we can’t trust mainstream media | Climate & Capitalism

Q: What’s the problem with mainstream media? A: Mainstream media outlets are (subsidiaries of) for-profit corporations acting in the system of capitalism. Therefore, their central objective is to maximize quarterly gain for their shareholders, the majority of which are multibillion-dollar … Continue reading

Right Wing Media and the Dangerous Expansion of the Disinformation Universe (April 21, 2021)

Al Franken Premiered Apr 21, 2021 If Rush Limbaugh was the Big Bang, the expanding universe of disinformation has only become bigger, darker, and more dangerous. Think Anti Vaxxers. Think QAnon… Think Tucker Carlson!

Feeling ‘Canceled’ in Academia | On the Media | WNYC Studios

Download Segment Frequently cited examples of cancel culture cover a broad range of offenses and consequences. Among the hodgepodge of endorsements lost, Substacks made, and egos bruised, is there really any evidence that cancel culture exists? Erec Smith thinks it … Continue reading

YouTube Algorithm Punishes Independent Media Outlets & US Prison Population Increased By Poverty

The Ring of Fire Published on May 20, 2021 Via America’s Lawyer: Mike Papantonio and Trial Lawyer Magazine editor Farron Cousins discuss how the YouTube platform, once revered as a user-based medium for free speech, has been banning or flagging … Continue reading