Singapore Bloggers Blast State-Controlled Media
- Political sea change in Singapore? // Asia Weekly;10/13/2008, Vol. 2 Issue 40, p11
The article discusses the impact of economic recession on the political status of Singapore. Accordingly, journalist Seah Chiang Nee stressed that Singaporeans are calling for a change due to the inspiring charismatic actions of opposition leaders to address the situation. In addition, the...
- Blogging the watchdogs. Leo, John // U.S. News & World Report;7/19/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p6
Offers a look at the role of weblogs in monitoring political events as of July 2004. Report that Iraqi bloggers made comments on the speech given by U.S. administrator Paul Bremer in Iraq before leaving; Criticism of the media's coverage of conditions in Iraq following the Iraq War of 2003;...
- Technobabble. Rosen, Christine // New Republic;6/26/2006, Vol. 234 Issue 24, p14
This article discusses internet political pundits. Glenn Reynolds, proprietor of the InstaPundit website, is profiled as an example of the new wave of internet political analysts. The impact of internet pundits on larger media outlets is also examined, as many feel that websites empower regular...
- The golden age of the blogger. // New Statesman;7/27/2009, Vol. 138 Issue 4959, p5
In this editorial the author comments on the rising political influence of blogs. The central focus of the article is the assertion that blogs and other Internet-based mass media outlets have become an important and widely read source of information on global current events. In addition the...
- The Political Web: Media, Participation and Alternative Democracy. Karpf, Dave // Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media;Sep2015, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p536
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- The gaffe patrol: Still blatantly partisan. Bozell III, L. Brent // Indianapolis Business Journal;5/20/96, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p6B
Comments on mass media's blowing up of utterances of politicians into national scandals. Reporter John Broder's coverage of Hillary Clinton's speech to Emily's List; CBS Evening News' capitalizing on House Majority Leader Dick Armey's gaffe concerning gay Representative Barney Frank.
- Untitled. Kincaid, Cliff // Human Events;11/27/93, Vol. 53 Issue 48, p16
Discusses political developments covered by the media. Attorney General Janet Reno's silence over Hollywood's practice of glorifying illegal drugs; New York Times' editorial against a German court's light sentencing of Monica Seles' attacker; Cable News Network's campaign contributions to...
- Untitled. // Human Events;12/11/93, Vol. 53 Issue 50, p16
Reports on mass media's coverage of politics and related developments. Racism charges against the Marine Corps due to the `60 Minutes' television program's failure to clarify the issue; Congress' inability to effectively regulate the communications industry; Low voter turnout at the Newspaper...
- From dumb to dumber. Crawford, Craig // National Journal;5/24/97, Vol. 29 Issue 21, p1052
Focuses on mass media's involvement with politics in the United States. Politicians' activities as reported in newspapers; Political issues discussed in today's television shows; Age brackets of television viewers.