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The More You Watch the Less You Know: News Wars/(sub)Merged Hopes/Media Adventures Danny Schechter

The More You Watch the Less You Know: News Wars/(sub)Merged Hopes/Media Adventures

Danny Schechter

Published January 4th 2011
ISBN : 9781609802639
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A candid insiders tale of how the media really works and why it doesnt work the way it should, The More You Watch, The Less You Know has emerged as a key catalyst in the debate on media reform. The More You Watch, The Less You Know recountsMoreA candid insiders tale of how the media really works and why it doesnt work the way it should, The More You Watch, The Less You Know has emerged as a key catalyst in the debate on media reform. The More You Watch, The Less You Know recounts Schechters media adventures, from when he was Danny Schechter the News Dissector on Bostons WBCN radio, to his stints as a producer at ABCs 20/20 and CNN, to his personal odyssey chronicling the anti-Apartheid revolution in South Africa, to his development of innovative programming like South Africa Now and Rights & Wrongs as an independent producer. In this age of telecommunications bills and media mergers, The More You Watch, The Less You Know is an insider’s passionate plea for freedom of the (electronic) press.