Tuesday, May 23, 2006
Reality in Caledonia exposes weak media coverage
If the incident at Caledonia on Monday exposed something about this entire episode it might be the fact that one side of the story has been ignored for most of this time. What happened wasn't the result of spontaneous anger. The citizens of Caledonia have been angry for weeks and believe they have good reason for it. Yet you wouldn't know it by watching the news during this period. The media isn't giving us the entire picture. The question then becomes simple: Why?