If you sat through Tuesday’s Republican presidential debate, then you probably can name the moment the needle went off the meter — during the most racist and ignorant exchanges, of course.
So does corporate media (on Tuesday, that was CNN) have a responsibility to not share racist speech and fear mongering? Read this, from which came this, a quote from Jim Naureckas, of Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting:
“It’s horrifying to see our leading cable news network offering, as a litmus test for becoming president of United States, a willingness to kill thousands of innocent children.”
And thanks, Leftover, for the link.