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Plans to replicate Britain's Science Media Centre in the United States

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Jarod, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. Jarod

    Jarod Senior Member

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    Just what we need. Better coordinated propaganda. :headache:

     
  2. Esther12

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    It does seem like US science journalism is much better than UK. In the UK, many just seem to be writing up press releases from researchers without doing any critical thinking or research of their own. It's a very different mentality to that taken by political journalists, and this is to the detriment of honest and accurate science reporting.
     
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    That close-knit London media circle lead to a concerted publicity campaign to denigrate ME sufferers in 2011. The downside if misused.
     

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