News and the Culture of Lying

Mr. Weaver spoke about his book, News and the Culture of Lying, which argues that public affairs are essentially staged events by public officials to… read more

News and the Culture of Lying Mr. Weaver spoke about his book, News and the Culture of Lying, which argues that public affairs are essentially staged events by public officials to court public favor and that the media help guide them along for their “performances.” Thus the newsmakers and the news media are involved in an interrelated circle of lies and fabrications. close

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Program ID:
60001-1
Category:
Booknotes
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Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 04, 1994 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 27, 2004 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Sep 04, 1994 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 04, 1994 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 05, 1994 | 1:51am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 05, 1994 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 27, 2004 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2004 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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