The Berkeley Beacon

Saturday, December 16, 2017


Beacon Election Guide 2012

In the guide

Op-Ed: In Further Defense of Big Bird and PBS

The marketplace does many things well, but television is a unique industry. It has been continuously demonstrated, for example, that mass media shapes our perceptions and behaviors.

Op-Ed: The debate over debates

If anyone seeking such a high power position could address a resolution to the economic crisis or the unrest in the Middle East in 90 seconds, we are all in trouble. Debates, however, do give the candidates a chance to articulate to a global audience a summary of their short and long term agenda for the next four years.




Who would provide a better future for Emerson students — and the country?

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