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Author Shapiro, Ben.

Title Primetime propaganda : the true Hollywood story of the how the left took over your TV / Ben Shapiro.

Imprint New York : Broadside Books, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    791.4509 SHA    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    791.45 SHA    DUE 08-29-16 Billed
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 394 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: How conservatives lost the television war -- Introduction: The political perversion of television -- The secret political history of television : how television became liberal -- The clique : how television stays liberal -- A spoonful of sugar : how television comedy trashes conservatism -- Making the Right cry : how television drama glorifies liberalism -- "Shut up and change the channel" : how the Left uses the market myth to silence its critics -- The celluloid triangle : how interest groups, government and Hollywood conspire to keep TV left -- The government-Hollywood complex : how Hollywood became the federal government's PR firm -- Robbing the cradle : how television liberals recruit kids -- The end of television? : How to fix TV -- Appendix: The best conservative shows in television history.
Summary "The story of how the most powerful medium of mass communication in human history became a propaganda tool for one side of the political spectrum: the left side" -- Provided by publisher.
Subject Television programs -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media and propaganda -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Liberalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780061934773 (hardback)
0061934771 (hardback)
9780061934780 (pbk.)

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