If you really want to know the facts or truths in the news reports in the USA, you really need to read this advice.
Everyone probably knows the majority of news being reported in the USA media is biased based on who owns the news source, or the political views of the writers on various blogs, twitters, Facebooks may be gossip or even indoctrination.
The Purpose of This Post
Is to relate an ancient wisdom proverbs and help guide anyone interested how to discern the news from someone who has actual firsthand experience obtained from living in a totalitarianism Nation and acquired the necessary skills now needed in the USA to read a news article and discern “what really happened.”.
King Solomon 3000 Years Ago
Proverbs 17:9 – He that covered a transgression seecatch love; but he that repeated a matter separated [very] friends.
Proverbs 18:8 – The words of a talebearer [are] as wounds, and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.
Mark Twain 1863
“A newspaper is not just for reporting the news as it is, but to make people mad enough to do something about it.”
“If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re mis-informed.”
In My Opinion
If you really want to learn to read a news report to discern “what really happened” I highly recommend you read the link below.
Wise or foolish advice?
Whether you agree with the writer’s political view or not, is the advice perhaps a sad warning of the political governing path the USA the current news media agenda will lead us in the nearing future?
Regards and goodwill blogging.