WKU professor tackles alleged media bias in new book


What drives the perception among many U.S. political conservatives that the news media largely skew left?

It’s a thorny question that Rich Shumate, a professor in Western Kentucky University’s School of Media, aims to unravel in his new book, “Barry Goldwater, Distrust in Media, and Conservative Identity: The Perception of Liberal Bias in the News,” published by Lexington Books.

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