The media are barely covering the political and human catastrophe unfolding in Venezuela:
Out of approximately 50,000 total evening news stories on ABC, CBS and NBC combined in the last four years, just 25 have covered the ongoing crisis in socialist Venezuela, according to a Media Research Center study published Tuesday….
…and they certainly aren’t slopping the blame over to…well…you know…:
…out of the 50,000 total evening news stories on the three networks, just 25 covered Venezuela, and only seven mentioned “socialism.”
For many journos, it’s the “ideal” they were raised to revere (minus all the misery and bloodshed;
And for others ? Free markets are a lot harder to cover than planned ones; covering a free market would involve learning, rather than talking with highly-placed planning officials.