Entries by Martin Newman from 05/2014

Biased and Blinkered Reporting on Ukraine Highlight Western Media Double Standards

| Posted 05.28.2014 | UK

In the space of a few months Ukraine has been embroiled in two uprisings. Both have appeared equally legitimate, both have been bloody and both have had the backing of differently aligned foreign governments. So why has the media characterised the US-backed one as a democratic right and the other as troublemaking by Russia?