Quotes: media

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  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy.
  • Noam Chomsky
    Noam Chomsky
    American Linguist, Political Activist 1928-
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    Any dictator would admire the uniformity and obedience of the U.S. media.

  • Al Franken
    Al Franken
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    But in the right-wing media, they do have a right-wing bias. And they also have an agenda. So their agenda is: we're an adjunct of the Republican Party, and we're going push that agenda every day, and, as you say, brand these stories that help further the right-wing cause.
  • But the weakness comes from these Westernised co-opted Muslim leaders who just want to look good in the eyes of the West and Western media.
  • Pat Buchanan
    Pat Buchanan
    American politician author and columnist 1938-
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    If the sexual revolution has been a medical disaster, socially it has been a catastrophe. Why do the media not report and explore the tragic results of the sexual revolution? Because many are collaborators.
  • Graham Greene
    Graham Greene
    English writer 1904-
    Graham Greene
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    Media is just a word that has come to mean bad journalism.
  • My reputation is a media creation.
  • Aaron Carter
    Aaron Carter
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    People have their own opinions but sometimes with the media things get chopped up and cut around to make stories out of it.
  • John Berger
    John Berger
    English art critic, novelist, painter and poet 1926-2017
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    Post-modernism has cut off the present from all futures. The daily media add to this by cutting off the past. Which means that critical opinion is often orphaned in the present.
  • So this is all part of a free society. People are entitled to hold whatever view they want, and the media can report things how they wish.
  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A 1931-2015
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    Tell me, why is the media here so negative? Why are we in India so embarrassed to recognise our own strengths, our achievements? We are such a great nation. We have so many amazing success stories but we refuse to acknowledge them. Why?
  • Eric Sevareid
    Eric Sevareid
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    The bigger the information media, the less courage and freedom they allow. Bigness means weakness.
  • Ernst Fischer
    Ernst Fischer
    Austrian journalist, writer and politician 1899-1972
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    The bosses of our mass media, press, radio, film and television, succeed in their aim of taking our minds off disaster. Thus, the distraction they offer demands the antidote of maximum concentration on disaster.
  • Gore Vidal
    Gore Vidal
    American writer and criticus 1925-
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    The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the Western World. No First World country has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity - much less dissent.
  • Abbie Hoffman
    Abbie Hoffman
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    The idea that media is there to educate us, or to inform us, is ridiculous because that's about tenth or eleventh on their list.
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