The Sad Failure of Jon Meacham and Company
‘The technological society is a system of domination.’
C. Wright Mills, “The Sociological Imagination”
By LADSON F. MILLS III
merica is a technological society with domination having become it’s defining characteristic. We no longer attempt to convince but eradicate those with whom we disagree.
Sinclair Broadcast Group recently found itself under fire for a decision to direct its local affiliates to issue a statement concerning fake news bias; especially in social media. Sinclair’s statement made it clear their intent to concentrate less on editorializing and more on reporting.
One might safely conclude that such a move would be overwhelmingly welcomed especially by a professional journalist.… Read More