Media Bias and Propaganda
Select a social issue or ethical dilemma in the news and find three recent articles from three different media sources on the issue and then answer the following questions:
- What assumptions do you make about these articles before reading them? How is your mind already “at work”?
- What evidence of bias can you find in the articles selected? *What is the point of view expressed (if there is one) by the article?
- How do the stories favor privileged views?
- What is a peer-reviewed source? What peer-reviewed sources did you find that helped in thinking critically about your issue?
Your paper should be 4-5 pages in length and APA format.
Cite all scholarly sources used for this paper.
Include the following in your essay: a brief introduction, a conclusion, and a reference page.