Locked in an Angry Echo Chamber: Why “Controversial” Shouldn’t Matter

BY MARGAUX BAVLSIK In the news, “controversy” tends to describe events which provoke a highly-charged emotional reaction or at least involve people who react in such a manner. As an adjective, it demands a response from the reader and aims to provoke a reaction. As a technique for selling papers and attracting views, covering sensitive issues and highlighting controversies certainly […]

by · April 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Controversial Issue