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  •  Sadly, this is part of it. Reporters, editors and (2+ / 0-)
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    elwior, DBoon

    producers censor themselves in a lot of ways to please their bosses, sometimes without perfect self-awareness, I think, in: story selection, placement, proximity to other stories, graphics and photo selection, headline writing, and that's all outside of the reporting, writing, and word, expert and quote choice.

    There're a lot of places where desire-to-please-the-boss can affect the news product, even without any overt pressure from without.

    Okay, the Government says you MUST abort your child. NOW do you get it?

    by Catskill Julie on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 04:46:31 PM PDT

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