Press freedom, for billionaires only?

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 28 December 2016 video from the USA says about itself:

In 2013, [ boss] Jeff Bezos bought the Washington Post for $250 million. Only 4 months later, he was awarded a $600 million contract with the CIA. So the CIA has a direct connection to the Washington Post, the paper of record in our nation’s capital, but they refuse to add a disclosure to stories they write about the CIA.

Translated from Dutch NOS TV today:

In 2013, the media world was turned upside down: Jeff Bezos, rich because of Amazon, buys The Washington Post for $ 250 million. Meanwhile, that is ‘the new normal’. Last night it was announced that Marc Benioff, another tech billionaire, is paying 190 million dollars for the American magazine Time.

Benioff is unknown to the general public. He got his fortune from Salesforce, the company…

View original post 473 more words