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What is the influence that media holds on people?

The media holds a large influence over all of us, because, for centuries, it has been the primary way in which we keep up to date with what is happening around the world. Thanks to the development of the internet and the evolution of media, it is no longer a one-way source of messages, but a multi-dimensional conversation.

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Ever since the invention of the first printing presses and the subsequent launch of newspapers, media has had a profound effect on all of us. It is our source of news, our way of sharing ideas and a platform for information to be shared.

Since those early days of media, there has been a massive expansion in the types of media available. Think about radio, television, and, more recently, the internet...

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