It’s hardly a secret that everyone believes there is some sort of bias in the news, especially when it comes to politics. Nevertheless, even the most cynical person usually trusts at least one news media personality – usually one that happily agrees with the viewer’s politics. Regardless of your political beliefs, how much do you trust news from the mainstream media?
Some News Leaves People Knowing Less – Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind Poll
“According to the latest results from Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind Poll, some news sources make us less likely to know what’s going on in the world. In the most recent study, the poll asked New Jerseyans about current events at home and abroad, and from what sources – if any – they get their information. The conclusion: Sunday morning news shows do the most to help people learn about current events, while some outlets, especially Fox News, lead people to be even less informed than those who say they don’t watch any news at all.” [Read Article]
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