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World History of the Media

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   History of world telecommunications and media
Empire of Lies and Deception
Adapted from E. Baskakov, "Empire of Lies and Deception," Democratic Journalist, October 1987, pp 25-26. Re media monopolization.
Role of Western Media Still Questioned
By Madanmohan Rao. 23 March, 1995. Re dominance of Western media.
Third World Favours Radio Over Internet
By Thalif Deen, IPS, 4 May 1999. Third world wants to keep media alternatives to Internet alive because the latter has tended to widen the gap between rich nations and poor.
The New Global Media
It's a Small World of Big Conglomerates. By Robert W. McChesney, The Nation, 29 November 1999. A handful of transnational media monopolies dominate the globe and discourages local non-western media.

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