Brothers-in-Arms: Capitalism and Corporate Journalismhttp://www.medialens.org/index.php/alerts/alert-archive/2010/11-brothers-in-arms-capitalism-and-corporate-journalism.html
Date Written: 16/06/2010
Year Published: 2010
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12047
An essential role of corporate journalism is to shore up public confidence in an unjust, crisis-riven financial and economic system. Although plenty of gloom and doom is permitted, especially in the face of obvious crisis, the legitimacy of the system is rarely questioned.