The society today relies heavily on the media for information regarding violent crime. The media has tended to overhype these crimes meaning that the people getting information from them have a higher illusion about the crime rate in their respective societies. Statistics indicate that for every violent crime the media reports on, there are sixty-five nonviolent crimes that the media ignore. The media also give skewed facts for every violent crime they report. This trend of sensationalizing violent crime should stop.
America’s population today is 323 million people. Even if a small portion of the population can be a massive influence due to social media, news, blogs, and advertisements. There is one problem in particular that has been in America for quite some time, police brutality. Causes of Police Brutality Police brutality is one of several forms of police misconduct, which involves undue violence by police. Police officers are permitted to use force and the public and their superiors expect them to do so.
Hughey supports this assertion when he states, “Black Americans who are fatally shot by police are, in fact, less likely to be posing an imminent lethal threat to the officers at the moment they are killed than white Americans fatally shot by police” (Hughey 859). Because black males have more confrontations with law enforcement officials, the stereotype that blacks are naturally more predisposed to violence and crime becomes substantiated, which creates a never ending circle of prejudice and fear for police officers against black
Today I want to tell you of the injustice of police brutality, the people it affects, and how just asking the right questions could make sure that police are punished for their crimes. BODY PARAGRAPH 1 Police brutality is a big problem in the United States. Police brutality is a misconduct when police use violence that is not necessary. This includes unjust shootings, which is when whoever was shot did not deserve to be shot because they either did nothing wrong or was complying with orders but was still shot. This is a big problem in the U.S. because it happens all around the states.
(White) He did many things in his life. O Henry wrote lots of various kinds of series. As an example, Four Millions is a famous series written by O Henry. Most of people in America know about this series and stories of books inside of it. This series can be recognized as his master work.
By utilizing the internet, Americans are able to make small donations, organize people to attend meetings, take instant opinion polls, criticize candidates and issues, mobilize local followers, and target campaigners. According to Forbes, “A new study finds that media shapes political involvement and engagement.” This is because the media allows people to receive information at a much faster rate than ever before. Because the media is already apart of American’s daily lives, speaking upon politics on the media is incredibly effective. It allows for many different people to come across information, especially through the usage of buttons like sharing, retweet, and reposting. Interconnecting and participating in exceptional discussions with others is quick through the use of the internet.
Mass media means that automation is expected to influence mass media crowd. Transmission is typically used to manage the vast plurality of the general public. The global platform for mass media are newspapers, radio, magazines and the Internet. Occasionally locals genuinely wants mass media to produce messages conceiving political issues, social issues, entertainment and news related on pop culture, we live in a culture that depends on information and electronic media to keep moving in the right direction and do out daily activities like work , entertainment, health care, education, travelling or something else we have to do. Mass media has changed dramatically in the industry of mass media over the 50 years.
Now that the process has accelerated to the point where it is visible on a daily basis, most people understand that new communication media mean new ways of life. Indeed, it is now possible to see how new ways of creating and distributing symbols have made it possible throughout history for people to change existing cultural practices, and through these changes in the way people socialize, to transform societies. (A.Pushparaj, n.d.) Political Media The media’s primary duty is to present us with information and alert us when important events occur. This information may affect what we think and the actions we take because most people do not take part in local or national government decision making meetings so for them, media is the only way to receive the related information. TV channels, online news, newspaper in Malaysia is given opportunity to choose to support which political parties.
This right is protected by Article 14, 20, 21, and 22 of the constitution. With the growth of Cable Television and Channels, Local Radios, New Papers and Magazines Networks and Internet the range at the end of 20th century and beginning of 21st century reach of media has increased a lot and their interference in justice become famous. But this right of fair trial may be defeated if the media while reporting a matter use of such a language which may have an effect to influence the mind of a Judge and control the judicial process. There are numerous cases in which media has conducted the trail before the judgment and even after the judgment had passed the verdict. Many times verdict of media are against the order of the courts because of this judges may also come in limelight of public and they may be criticized in the public.
The concept of media was always creating problems in the world and people think that has more negative effects than the positives one, but we cannot ignore that it has changed our life and it has an importance part in society. The media is a source of data and information which contain; newspaper, television, magazines, internet, books, and radio. These tools can be used to facilitate the communication process and its progress contributed to change the world that we live in today and turn it into a world of information and technology.Without the media our life is not complete because from it we get much information that helps us in our social life. The news that is producing by the media is very satisfied and it pleased the audiences and they rely on what the media produce. Thus, the media has to be very careful of what they are publishing or saying