The Bona Venture

While at St. Bonaventure, I was a staff writer on the University's school newspaper, The Bona Venture. As an opinion writer, I chose to write on a varying amount of topics that I felt passionate about but I mainly used my column as a way of discussing politics. 

Media needs to work on earning back trust

It was recently uncovered that the conservative-leaning Sinclair Broadcasting Group forced anchors of their local affiliates to read off a script that highlighted fake news running through the mainstream media. The reasons why this story isn’t covered are unknown, but this situation is as the script said, “extremely dangerous to our democracy.” It is key to remember, there is no such thing as fake news running through the media, only political biases.

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