9th February 2016. Slowly divorcing myself from the news sources, both printed and visual; sources immersed in never ending politics – discussing deeply flawed individuals, who are usually introducing deeply flawed policies.
In most cases the attempt for printed media to move to digital in this country has resulted in click-bait populous rubbish. On the positive side independent web journalism shows a promising glimmer of hope.
I must say ‘The New Yorker’ remains a beacon of light in well researched and well written articles as does ‘The Financial Times’, ‘Economist’ and a few other overseas periodicals – all originating outside Australia. Local papers are little better than comic books. Just a rant
‘People are sheep – the news media is the shepherd’