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The Political Economy of the Media

Basically, the news is a presentation of the world, business-spun. There are two basic consumer publics. First the business world itself, second the ordinary public. And there are three structural layers. First is the broad structure of a constitutional democratic … Continue reading

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Seven in ten American think we should raise taxes on corporations and the rich

Do we live in a democracy? Then we should be taxing the rich more! Taxes have been a primary target for ideology in America. In the days of Rockefeller and Carnegie, the superrich paid around 90 percent taxes, and still … Continue reading

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