The Fourth Report of the “University in The News” Series is Out Now!

“Politicians Discourses 2021”

In the fourth of our University in the News report series, we closely examined the statements of politicians and the media coverage of these statements. In our study, we found examples in which politicians are directly quoted without verification and reflected as absolute truths. We inferred that the media outlets do not address hate speech; on the contrary, they are reflected as absolute truths.

Author: Beyza Kural
Advisor: Prof. Burak Özçetin
Translater: Özge Karlık