On the reporting of Paris and the lack of it on Beirut, African atrocities et al. This article is worth a read, but no mention of how many ‘news’ journalists simply print government line ‘press releases’ with no analysis.
The metrics on what happens when a ‘story’ reports a murder then the follow-up reports indigenous players reveals so much.
This means the audience and the journo’s are dumbed down. So where is the responsibility for the created socio-cultural and religious concept that there are ‘people like us’ and others who are not worth a thought?
We are all creatures of this universe.
I say that with respect to other creatures and other life forms as the next ‘frontier’ opens to colonisation and dispossession.