The first amendment - congress shall make no laws respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech or of the press. Elements of newsworthiness - news is timely and new, in proximity to people close by, narrative for a source of conflict, prominent people/human interest stories, consequence and usefulness, novel and deviant. Mathew brady - first news photographer in u. s. , convinced lincoln that the civil war should be documented in photographs, 3500 photographs demonstrated the effectiveness of using images to report a news story, photojournalism was born. Movietone newsreels - produced by fox, most popular newsreel, more than 1,000 news camera operators roamed the globe, shown in movie theaters, less than 10 minutes. Ethnocentrism - reporters judge other cultures using their own as a basis. Responsible capitalism - purpose of business is to maximize profits but to increased prosperity for all.