Welcome to ‘Real Stories’, a segment of Citizen Obsessed where I engage with people whose stories I believe will help spark conversation and inspire others. This week I’m conversing with Rick Lockridge, a former CNN employee and current broadcast producer, about media manipulation and how our culture can recover from this malignant cancer known as corporate media. We also talk about his time at CNN and the infamous disastrous AOL merger and what impact it had on the network. Because of the length of our correspondence, we’re breaking it up into several parts. This is the first part.
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First of all – I think climate change is a real problem and that any efforts to reduce U.S carbon emission should be welcomed. However…View More The Radical Green New Deal
Western Feminism Cannot Help Third World Women First of all, I am very aware of my privilege. I just hesitate to go along with any social…View More Western Feminism Cannot Help Third World Women