- Cohen, J. (2013, June 27). Snowden Coverage: If U.S. Mass Media Were State-Controlled, Would They Look Any Different? Huffington Post. Retrieved from http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jeff-cohen/snowden-media-coverage_b_3503971.html
Just saw Jeff’s article in IC’s media relations list. Here is the lede:
The Edward Snowden leaks have revealed a U.S. corporate media system at war with independent journalism. Many of the same outlets — especially TV news — that missed the Wall Street meltdown and cheer-led the Iraq invasion have come to resemble state-controlled media outlets in their near-total identification with the government as it pursues the now 30-year-old whistleblower.