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TV and Terror: How the Medium Plays Into Terrorist Strategy

Nov 8, 2017 | 10:12 GMT
TV can capture the blood, gore and mayhem of a terrorist attack far better than print or audio can, for better or for worse.

By devoting so much airtime to terrorist attacks, broadcasters give their perpetrators exactly what they want.

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