Quran burning raise questions of media’s responsibility in inciting violence

“If the burning of a single Quran by a fringe pastor dominates the news and people die in the ensuing violence, does the media share blame?” asks Steve Myers. “If the media doesn’t cover the story and people still die, did they fail to inform their audience of an incendiary event?”

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