Week 6, Feb 22-26, 2016
CDAE 195 Propaganda, Media Ownership, and Citizen Responsibility


Coming up 5-8 minute presentation (March 14 - April 1):  Analysis of Media Company Presentation (10%): Students choose a media company or organization.
Student presentations should include (and have a handout or web page posting).  Schedule HERE:
  -What the organization and product do, mission, vision, etc.
  -Where the organization would fit in the Classification System in BLUR
  -Demonstrate an example of the media company product
  -Explain Who owns the company or organization
  -Explain Political leanings of company or organization
  -Explain the structure of company, and how they make money
  -Present a summary of company sales over time (last five years if possible)
  -Explain issues associated with the company

Read BLUR chapters 6-End (thru page 234)
TEST on Book and material to date Later this WEEK!

The First Gulf War CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corp 5th Estate, 1992.  14:40-end): To Sell A War

Post post 9/11: Iraq War, Hubris MSNBC (Weds 20:45 to end),  Frontline Bush's War


American's Main source of news: