Chrystal Soegandhi Period 5                                                                                                             IB H2 A2 English Mr. Ince September 15, 2008 The news depicts a subjective worldview as seen through the eyes of the reporter “Whose truth is being reported?” Media bias is a perceived notion that certain press has and is pushing a viewpoint,
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instead of reporting news or airing programs in an objective way. One form of media bias is failure to include varied points of view on a story. Often this may be viewed as failing to include the opposite viewpoint. However, it would be virtually impossible to include all viewpoints on a particular issue, since people approach issues from more than two directions. This failure to represent is indeed media bias, though it may not be intentional bias. News stories may simply not have the time to cover all points of view, and may stick to classic “sides” such as democrat  ...

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