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What constitutes media?  

This course essential question was made relevant with the tragic Hurrican Harvey.  Below are two news stories that circulated on Twitter.  Read each and consider the responsibility of editors, producers, and consumers of media.  

Sharks in the Water?

The Story Behind the Photo

After reading the two articles, click on the following link to share your opinion on "who bares the burden of responsibility in media?".

Check out Bob Schieffer's interview on Face the Nation promoting his new book "Overload".  

Please Don't Cheer

Diplomas Denied NY Times

Should Graduation Cheers be Banned? No. The Herald