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How does greater access to details of tragic news events affect the public?

July 19, 2016

TVO | July 19, 2016

In light of chaot­ic socio-polit­i­cal events across the globe these past few weeks, it’d be easy to think the world is falling apart. Are things real­ly as bad as they appear? Has con­stant access to reports of dis­as­ter changed the way we view glob­al unrest?  TVO asked three ana­lysts, schol­ars, writ­ers these ques­tions, includ­ing U of T’s own Jan­ice Stein. Read more.