Tabloid America: Crimes of the Press: An EJE Original by Edward Jay Epstein
Approx. 3,750 words.
Published on August 7, 2011.
Edward Jay Epstein, who has established new standards of investigative press criticism in his books News From Nowhere, Between Fact and Fiction and Myths of the Media, now turns to the tabloidization of the mainstream media in America. In Tabloid America: The Crimes of the Press he describes the tacit partnership between media and perpetrators in four media-proclaimed “crimes of the century."