Public interest gunned down in media frenzy
- On Gun Issue, Media Slant News Their Way. Sowell, Thomas // Human Events;07/30/99, Vol. 55 Issue 28, p11
Comments on the coverage of gun issues by the mass media in the United States. Two perspectives of presenting gun-control issues; Implications of the failure of the media to report the role of concealed guns in the prevention of violent crimes.
- CABLE NEWS AND GUN DEBATE: 'HOW MANY KIDS HAVE TO DIE?'. GUTHRIE, MARISA // Hollywood Reporter;12/28/2012, Issue 46, p20
The article focuses on the concern of the mass media regarding gun violence in the wake of a massacre that killed children at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
- Loaded Coverage. Smith, Kenneth // Reason;Jun2000, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p38
Focuses on the school shooting in Pearl High School in Pearl, Mississippi. Description of the school violence; Role of the mass media in reporting facts about school violence; Problems of gun control in the United States; Power of the mass media in influencing people's notion on guns and gun...
- `To Have Fewer Littletons'. Gingrich, Newt // Human Events;06/04/99, Vol. 55 Issue 21, p18
Comments on the role of media and politicians on the shooting incident in Littleton, Colorado. Failure to discuss and take responsibility for the tragedy; How Hollywood can show it cares for children; Views on gun control.
- No amount of denying can hide the fact of media bias. Sowell, Thomas // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;7/07/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p26
Comments on media bias in the U.S. Criticism on how the media handles the controversy on partial birth abortion and gun control; Example of media bias.
- Issue Spotlight. Acomb, Deborah L. // National Journal;4/22/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p1285
Reports on the result of surveys of the cause and prevention of gun violence and other issues in the United States. Opinion on gun control laws; Violence in the media; Issues with significance in the 2000 elections.
- WHAT THE MEDIA SAY. // Hill;10/14/2015, Vol. 22 Issue 95, p22
The article argues views of the U.S. media on miscellaneous topics including U.S. house Representative Tim Huelskamp of Kansas as a person who gain power through obstruction; Congress that should approve Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement; and decry limits on gun control on Oregon.
- Region, Circulation Influence Newspapers' Ad Refusals. Utt, Sandra H. // Newspaper Research Journal;Summer2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p76
While refusal rates for most ad categories, such as contraceptives and handguns, had declined since the first survey in 1986, rates for abortion and escort services had increased in 2006.
- Blatant Media Bias. NEWMAN, ALEX // New American (08856540);2/18/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p44
The article reports on the so-called bias media coverage of two demonstrations in Washington D.C. seeking for more gun control and child protection. It states that one tiny protest was quickly plastered all over the front pages of different periodicals. On the other hand, the record-breaking...