Episode 06 - Jeff Cohen - Part 1: Can We Trust the Media?
How do corporations dominate the US political system and media? Documentary Producer, Educator, and Media Critic, Jeff Cohen discusses media coverage and responsibility from CNN and the Gulf War to 9/11 to Trump's media takeover.
Media Critic Jeff Cohen takes the media to task for its role in the corporate takeover of television news and the selling of our political systems.
2:00 - Documentary "Corporate Coup D'etat",
3:30 - Who owns cable news?
6:30 - CNN and the Gulf War,
11:05 - 9/11,
12:15 - War Coverage,
20:00 - Donald Trump as Media Creation.
24:00 Healthcare and Climate Propaganda
27:00 Jon Stewart, John Oliver, and Political Comedy.