The Boston Marathon bombing is a case study in ways the media shape what we know–or, more accurately, what we think we know—about issues and events occurring in and/or having impact on our everyday lives. Leid Stories conducts a media literacy class to shore up listeners’ acuity as consumers of information. The big story out of Boston continues to unfold, and with it the telltale signs of hidden motives and agendas. But fear not, we’ve got them uncovered!
April 17, 2013