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Report of Workshop on Media and Democracy

Workshop on Media and Democracy (2000 Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria)

Report of Workshop on Media and Democracy

Abuja, May 21-23, 2000.

by Workshop on Media and Democracy (2000 Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria)

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Published by Nigerian Press Council in Garki-Abuja .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Mass media -- Political aspects -- Nigeria -- Congresses,
    • Democracy -- Nigeria -- Congresses,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1993- -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesReport of Workshop on Media & Democracy
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsNigerian Press Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP95.82.N6 W67 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination136 p. ;
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3622617M
      LC Control Number2002403687

        A scholar asks whether democracy itself is at risk in a world where social media is creating deeply polarized groups of individuals who tend to believe everything they hear. briefs, reports, and book chapters, as well as over fifty articles in virtually all major Indian English-language media outlets. RUKMINI S. Rukmini S. is an independent data journalist based in Chennai, India. Her work focuses on gender, caste, inequality, and politics. She worked at the Times of India in Mumbai and New Delhi. She was the Hindu’s.

      The media has immense power within the American democracy because just about all Americans get their news from the media rather than from other people or other sources. Media coverage shapes how Americans perceive the world and what they consider to be important. Voters and politicians alike must.   The ERC’s latest report is one of the first to explore the possible connection between ethics and social media. “Social networking has become very important in our culture, and we wondered if the technology is influencing employees’ views about ethics at work," Harned explains.

        The long-awaited Russia report was published with a call for “immediate action” by the government and intelligence services to tackle the threat from just one country – Russia. The reality was that while Russia may have been meddling at the edges of Britain’s democracy, America has been. The Law on Mass Media provides that print media ownership must be disclosed publicly. However, the law does not regulate transparency of media's financial resources and flows. [50] This is a particularly concerning point in a country where, according to some experts, the state and one single oligarch owns more than 90 percent of the country's.


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