A NEW GENERATION OF YELLOW JOURNALISM: New Media, Censorship, and the First Amendment Part I

Over the past few months I have not been able to go a single day without hearing about fake news; Facebook’s and Google’s confirmation bias bubble; and the polarization that these have created in the wake of the election of President Donald Trump.   However, this is not anything new. We have heard stories recently about … Continue reading A NEW GENERATION OF YELLOW JOURNALISM: New Media, Censorship, and the First Amendment Part I

A NEW GENERATION OF YELLOW JOURNALISM: New Media, Censorship, and the First Amendment Part II

Technology and society have changed since the days of yellow journalism. The readership of the New York World and the New York Journal did not extend much further than the New York City area. Any fake news they printed stayed within New York City limits. At present the internet and more specifically social networks allow … Continue reading A NEW GENERATION OF YELLOW JOURNALISM: New Media, Censorship, and the First Amendment Part II