Into the Buzzsaw: Leading Journalists Expose the Myth of a Free Press

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Kristina Börjesson
Prometheus Books, 2002 - Social Science - 392 pages
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Featuring a foreword by Gore Vidal, a penetrating collection of powerful essays, from award-winning print and TV journalists, details the perilous state of American journalism in today's world by revealing their own personal experiences with censorship and concerted corporate and/or government efforts to destroy their controversial stories and their careers.

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I already knew that the mainstream media is a totally controlled propaganda tool for the ruling class so while these stories were all interesting, none were any surprise to me. What surprised me is ... Read full review

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A series of individual essays that show what stories get out and what ones go into the shredder. The old saying from Mark Twain was never truer: If you don't read the newspaper, you're uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you're mis-informed Read full review

Contents

Foreword
5
Editors Introduction
11
The Fox the Hounds and the Sacred Cows
37
Copyright

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About the author (2002)

Kristina Borjesson is an Emmy and Murrow Award-winning investigative reporter who has worked for CBS and CNN.

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