TV As A MediumMany people believe that it is simply the content of television that is the problem. That is a false assumption. Every technology carries its own ideology. TV is no different. TV as a medium is the problem. Here are several articles that explain why this is so.
- Television News
Television news programs are just about the worst way to get news. Follow these basic guidelines to get a better picture of the world around you.
- Unplug From The TV Matrix
The TV creates an artificial reality, and drains people of their valuable time and energy...and money. It is only when a person unplugs from the 'TV Matrix’ that their real life begins.
- Media Overkill- Hungry for Overkill
A tongue-in-cheek look at the way media distorts what people think is important and the overkill they engage in. Witty but it makes the point!
- News Blogs
How to get your news from blogs instead of tv.
- TV attention
TV grabs your attention like no other medium. Why does it do this and is it healthy?
- TV Zombie
Anyone who's seen a kid watching TV has noticed that zombie look they get. What are the effects of this?
- TV Addict
Are you a TV addict? What are you really doing to yourself by being a slave to television?
- TV Corrodes Community and Democracy
What effect does watching TV for hours every day have on you as a citizen? You might be surprised.
- Fake News and other reasons not to watch TV news
TV news can be a source of half truth and bias. Where can you get your news if not from TV?
4 Arguments for the Elimination of Television