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JFK, Mass Media, and the Origins of 'Conspiracy Theory'

Originally published at: http://heresycentral.is/jamestracy/jfk-mass-media-and-the-origins-of-conspiracy-theory/

By James F. Tracy (Originally posted at MemoryHoleBlog on November 22, 2018) Prefatory Note on Censorship in Academe This study was written in 2013-14 as part of my academic research as Associate Professor of Media Studies at Florida Atlantic University. I have had numerous papers addressing news coverage of historical events published in academic journals…

Very educational. I bring the topic up to date with a couple of 50th anniversary articles, “The JFK Assassination and the Press” https://www.dcdave.com/article5/131115.htm and “Painting Horns and Moustaches: America’s Press Addresses JFK Dissent” https://dcdave.com/article5/131129.htm.