How Alternative Media Provide The Crucial Critique Of The Mainstream
Date Written: 20/01/2010
Year Published: 2010
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX11703
The closeness of the mainstream to dominant economic, cultural and ideological forces means that the mainstream largely functions to promote the interests of the military/industrial/political complex. Yet within advanced capitalist economies, the contradictions and complexities of corporate media have provided certain spaces for progressive journalism.