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gotta love how major TV networks continually
- broadcast radical's manifestos without adequate commentary or framing, often *with original sound and text*
- show footage of terror attacks in progress, in first-person view. and I mean literally *in progress*.
- "reveal" names and backgrounds of attackers, highlighting their geographical spread
- highlight how police forces X and Y are throwing everything at this, often implying they struggle to deal with these events
reporting, terrorism, description of unethical reporting and terror manifesto (-) Show more
this toot brought to you by ABC News, a government-funded broadcaster, reporting on the arrest of a radical (w/ names and personal history, of course) before showing their self-recorded Facebook manifesto unedited with sound turned on, words directed at the viewer, without any sort of framing that would imply anything other than glorification
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This toot brought to you by 9 News Australia and YouTube, who are now showing a still showing the aforementioned gun being brandished inside the attack site on the front page of the world's largest video streaming platform. Censor is mine.