TITLE

Dark Journalism

AUTHOR(S)
Epstein, Gady A.; Wei, Qu
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;7/21/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on journalism in China. The journalism in China is not only affected by censorship, but corruption is also increasing in this field. It is stated that bribes are part of a widespread culture of checkbook journalism in China, from reporters taking handouts at corporate press events to broadcasters selling precious airtime on the evening news to reporters blackmailing targets with the threat of exposure.
ACCESSION #
34379557

 

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