Month: August 2021

Fight Climate Emergency, Not Immigration

Fight Climate Emergency, Not Immigration

August 17, 2021 The Park Center for Independent Media circulates the Indy Brief. Subscribe for a weekly selection of news stories from journalists operating outside traditional corporate systems. The Headlines The Edge Coverage of the IPCC Climate Report Can’t...

Coverage of the IPCC Climate Report Can’t Stop Now

Coverage of the IPCC Climate Report Can’t Stop Now

In moments when the climate emergency’s dire impacts become unignorable, mainstream news can produce appropriately urgent reporting, such as on wildfires and other disasters. But only sustained coverage of humans’ damage to the planet will communicate the depth of the...

Fox News’ Anti-Immigrant Fearmongering is Dangerous

Fox News’ Anti-Immigrant Fearmongering is Dangerous

Republican voters in the United States are increasingly hostile toward illegal immigrants, spurred by mounting hardline anti-immigration rhetoric from politicians whose views mainstream conservative outlets like Fox News amplify. Fox News show no signs of letting up...

COVID Science and Homelessness in Media

COVID Science and Homelessness in Media

August 10, 2021 The Park Center for Independent Media circulates the Indy Brief. Subscribe for a weekly selection of news stories from journalists operating outside traditional corporate systems. The Headlines The Edge Media Should Counter COVID Misinformation...