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How TV Frames the Working Class

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chris

Another excellent MEF documentary that brings together analysis of race, class, gender and sexuality, but focused through the lens of media framing (or more often erasure) of class and class politics. Used for an undergrad level course on diversity in the US.

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Edward

This excellent documentary was made in 2005. It shows in clear terms the divide in equality between the rich and the working class. But the differences in working and ruling classes have become exponentially much worse during the past two decades. Five stars.

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June

Lots of interesting talking heads. Would have liked to see more clips of shows that illustrate their arguments.

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Anonymous

I learned so much from looking and listening to this video. I have reflected back on the many years of television and how I know live my life.

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Anonymous

Scholars eloquently articulate the issue of misrepresentation and manipulation of social, racial, and gender images in TV to perpetuate capitalistic ideology.

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kendra.hodgson

It is so important that we analyze images of class. Interesting!