- For discussion:
o Newspapers vs. Google news
The blurb given by Google as a search result is leading to people not
actually following through to the newspaper.
Newspapers withdrawing their content from Google news, who is
doing more for whom – are the newspapers doing more for Google or
o CRTC rejects Bell-Astral merger
Rejected over media concentration – loss of variety of opinion,
Anti competitive, giving bell undue power in the television power,
and merger had to be in the best interest of Canadian broadcasting.
o Newsweek moving to all-digital format
After this year, there will no longer be a magazine in US.
Limits audience, online subscription
Facet of movement away from books
- Social responsibility theory
o 1940s Hutchins Commission sets out ideals:
Forum for exchange and criticism
Present social goals and values
Provide full ac