Tag Archives: Nygaard Notes

▶ Jeff Nygaard talks about the media, Peacestock 2014

Since September of 1998 JEFF NYGAARD has published his own free newsletter on media, politics, and culture called “Nygaard Notes: Independent Periodic News and Analysis.” His work has appeared in the Star Tribune, Z Magazine, Counterpunch, Access Press, and various other publications. Jeff Nygaard Peacestock 2014 from Bill Sorem PRO   Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up […]

Nygaard Notes: Corruption, Language, and Systems

 “Quote” of the Week: Bills to pay, profits to make  Corruption, Language, and Systems Theory  Health, Race and Systems  Steinbeck Helps Us Go from Villains to Systems  A Little Obvious Propaganda Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page […]

Nygaard Notes: Why Media?

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 534, July 25, 2013 On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ ****** 1.  “Quote” of the Week: “What Americans Want to See and Hear When They Watch the News” 2.  Thinking Dualistically Leads to Confusion: Here’s How 3.  Why Study Media? ****** Now available on the Web at   http://www.nygaardnotes.org/

Nygaard Notes #532: On Meaning

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 532, June 13, 2013 On the Web at   http://www.nygaardnotes.org/   ****** 1.  “Quote” of the Week: “That May Suit Investors” 2.  How We Make Meaning: Anchors and Categories 3.  Propaganda ABCs as Anchors 4.  Getting Meaning from Categories Subscribe or “Follow” us on WAMMToday.org. For the TC EVENTS calendar and the […]

Nygaard Notes> Death, Danger, Fear and Media

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 531, May 17, 2013 On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ This Week: Death, Danger, Fear, and Media ****** 1.  “Quote” of the Week: “Seen as Accidental and Therefore Easily Forgotten.” 2.  “Not Simply about Watching Something Unfold” 3.  Death, Danger, Fear, and Media 4.  Crime?  Accident?  Or Something Else Entirely? 5.  Ethical […]

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 525, February 18, 2013

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 525, February 18, 2013 On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ ****** 1.  “Quote” of the Week: Higher Minimum Wages Don’t Cost Jobs 2.  How The Structure of Media Distorts Reality, Part II: The Chicken Little Tendency 3.  How The Structure of Media Distorts Reality, Part III: The Story-Telling Format […]

Nygaard Notes 515> The Belief in a Just World

Number 515   Click here to access the Nygaard Notes webpage. The Belief in a Just World  “Quote” of the Week: Voter Fraud, Yes. But Not What You Think  Just World Theory  Living Under Drones

Nygaard Notes #509: The Voter Empowerment Act

These are real problems, in contrast with the non-problem of “voter fraud” that is offered as justification for the unprecedented attack on voting rights that is underway in this country, and about which I have been reporting for the past several months. As Georgia Congressman John Lewis pointed out recently, “Since the beginning of last […]