Ritical Communication Event in the Press
***PLEASE NOTE I HAVE ATTACHED THE PREVIOUS WEEKS ASSIGNMENT FOR REFERENCE TO BUILD UPON THIS WEEKS INSTRUCTIONS BELOW***
Conduct research to examine how the critical communication event that is the subject of your course project was handled in the press.
Write a paper (two to three pages) in which you:
Discuss how the critical communication event that is the subject of your course project was handled in the press. Make sure that you provide an example or illustration and URLs to any online articles.
Discuss how the handling of the event reflects:
Assumptions about the responsibilities of the press, such as the publics right to know, or the role of the press as a watchdog on government, or the role of the press in challenging authority
Assumptions about the freedom of the press and any restrictions on that freedom
The relationship between the press and market forces