CNN and the business of state-sponsored TV news - UK Guardian


Glenn Greenwald has an interesting article about CNN. Here is a sample to chew on...

CNNi's pursuit of and reliance on revenue from Middle East regimes increased significantly after the 2008 financial crisis, which caused the network to suffer significant losses in corporate sponsorships. It thus pursued all-new, journalistically dubious ways to earn revenue from governments around the world. Bahrain has been one of the most aggressive government exploiters of the opportunities presented by CNNi.

Here is the full article.

Do you fully trust any single news source?