Mainstream Media Bias Is Nothing New, but What Can Be Done About It?
In this week’s Facebook Live, Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer discusses mainstream media bias in the 2016 presidential coverage. Here is the article quoted at the beginning of the video.
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