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    B2. Noam Chomsky – The 5 Filters of the Mass Media Machine

    This short animated video looks back at the impact of Noam Chomsky and Edward Herman’s 1988 book ‘Manufacturing Consent’ and how it relates to the present day. Chomsky’s and Herman’s groundbreaking book analysed how news, politics and the media work together to manipulate public opinion. In an age where ‘fake news’ has become such a hot topic, this lesson will …

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    B2+ Trevor Timm – How free is our freedom of the press?

    This lesson is based on a 2016 TED Talk by Trevor Timm, the co-founder of Press Freedom. In his short  presentation he discusses the ethics of journalism and the history of government action against whistleblowers. The lesson includes Cambridge style listening practice exercises and discuss based on the topics raised in the video. Students will also do a ‘moral dilemma’ …