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Religion in the media: all bad news?

28 October 2007

Tune in to MEDIA @ SAfm this Sunday morning for a critical analysis of the media’s coverage of religious beliefs. A panel of local and international experts will unpack key issues in mainstream and religious broadcasting. We’ll also review how religions are adapting to new media technologies to spread their messages to the youth.

Is the media contributing to a greater understanding of diverse religious beliefs?
Do religions with money get more exposure?
To what degree do the media feed misconceptions about faiths
Does religion hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons?

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