The Retrogressure Of The Media In Today's World

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Current controversy regarding the role the media plays in today's world stems from biased propaganda and is retrogressive in essence. Here are the counter arguments to the basic problems identified with the increased exposure or of free media: 1. Stereotyping: It is argued that biased coverage of the media breeds one sided views which in turn leads to mis- or under-representation of certain other groups, leading to wrong image and perception formulation. The simple counter-argument is pluralism! The wide variety of information available, the different numbers of channels, various inter-community discussion forums ensure that no one is unrepresented. Viewers have the option to choose from this variety and building on this wealth of information,
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