TV News LIES

Monday, Dec 10th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Politics University offers new course: ‘Trumpaganda’

University offers new course: ‘Trumpaganda’

E-mail Print PDF
University offers Trumpaganda course

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is launching a course examining President Donald Trump’s impact on democracy and the free press.

The state’s flagship university will offer “Trumpaganda: The War on Facts, Press and Democracy” as an eight-week course running through mid-December — right through the midterm elections when the president’s media machine will be in full tilt.

The course will examine his administration’s “disinformation campaign,” according to the university’s course description. Students will be guided through Trump’s “running war” with the mainstream news media and its implications for democracy and a free press — from name-calling to discrediting opponents to calling out media for what he terms “fake news.”

Trump isn’t the first administration to have a contentious relationship with the press, but his use of propaganda has turned the country on its heel, instructor Mira Sotirovic told the Daily Illini. Sotirovic is an associate professor and scholar of propaganda. She’s co-author of “Donald Trump Tells You What He Thinks,” a chapter in a 2018 scholarly book titled, “Communication in the Age of Trump.”

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Trump claims Cohen hush money payment was 'simple private transaction'

Trump claims Cohen hush money was a private transaction President Donald Trump on Monday sought to downplay the felony his former personal attorney Michael Cohen...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina asks judge to change plea in conspiracy case

Maria Butina to change pleaMaria Butina, a Russian national charged with conspiracy and acting as the agent of a foreign...

Trump administration hid report revealing Wells Fargo charged high fees to students

Trump held WF report showing they charged high fees to students The Trump administration for months concealed a report that showed Wells Fargo charged college students fees...

Prosecutors probing potential links between Trump Organization executives and hush-money payments

Prosecutors probing link between Trump org. and hush money payments Federal prosecutors are reportedly continuing to probe potential links between Trump Organization executives and the two hush-money...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!