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  •  My Word, Media Silent on Top Sponsor Activities. (5+ / 0-)

    The free press concept doesn't work. Press big enough to inform the mainstream are corporations, sponsored by corporations, so they're going to promote corporate interests over informing the people.

    Whether our press worked ideally or adequately 30-50 years ago when it was least free, due to business and public interest / licensing requirements, is debatable, but it was certainly far better than today.

    We're up against existential crises for democracy and for civilization, while the free press is structurally designed to hide or even advocate for crisis and fight the people.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 12:59:58 PM PST

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