A more disturbing thought is that while many news outlets took great efforts to chronicle the plight of the white working classes in middle America, their dispatches didn’t register with millions of voters for the simple reason that those voters weren’t reading any of us. Amid the ongoing muscle of Drudge, the new transcendence of Breitbart, not to mention the proliferation of fake news sites, conservative Americans – and for that matter liberals – are increasingly able to receive information from within their own alternative bubble where their opinions are reinforced without being challenged by the loathed MSM. … [Read more...] about Trump v the media: did his tactics mortally wound the fourth estate?
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She vowed at a rally last year: 'How could I bring up a child in a world that doesn't care about their future? I declare that I will not bear children, but I will continue the fight for climate justice, and hope that our actions will improve the future for all the children, of every species, that are already living on this beautiful planet.' … [Read more...] about Woman charged over XR’s printing press blockade is 45-year-old British ‘ISIS Jihadi bride’ who claims she was just a volunteer interpreter in Syria before returning to UK to live on a canal boat while claiming benefits
The next day was also stuffed with activity. In Cannes, European countries came under real pressure from America to step up to the plate and shore up the eurozone. The summit (Silvio Berlusconi’s last waltz on the world stage as a political leaders) achieved little, though, and merely welcomed measures agreed last month. … [Read more...] about Europe in turmoil: five years of economic crisis