Just a few years ago, there were high hopes that going digital would prevent further shut-downs of newspapers that were losing massive amounts of revenue to online offerings. There was also the promise that the new wave of online alternative news sites would be bolstered by digital advertising. Such hopes are rapidly fading. On-Target’s Larry Sparano and Kent Garrett of WIOX Radio New York discuss why. Their comments follow a report by the Al Jazeera news network, outlining the reasons for what’s happening, and its far-reaching effects:
The Political Theater of the Absurd has reached new lows, as Republicans, Conservatives and Fox News continue efforts to convince the public that Climate Change is a hoax. The roll-out of the Green New Deal by liberal Democrats is allowing Climate Change deniers new opportunities to depict as lunatics those who argue that Climate Change is real and is a dire threat to humanity. Here’s the latest discussion between On-Target’s Larry Sparano and Kent Garrett of WIOX Radio New York.