The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News The Electronic Battalions: 1975-1988

The Dawn of the Eye: The History of Film and TV News The Electronic Battalions: 1975-1988

This episode chronicles the golden years of the networks and the birth of the satellite age, as “going live” became the order of the day and anchors became mega-stars. TV news became a power in foreign policy, as images affected the tides of public opinion. Ted Turner is laughed at when he launches CNN. Critics slam TV news for sensationalism and violence.

  • 1997
  • 00:47:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
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