Are TV Newscasts’ Protest Reports A Negative To A Key Audience Group?


From a big-picture perspective, TV news is largely trusted. But, there’s a crack in that armour with respect to how some television news organizations are covering protests against racial injustice in the wake of George Floyd’s murder at the hands of Minneapolis Police Department officers.

New data from Horowitz Research suggests the negative aspects of the protests have dominated coverage — and that’s not sitting well with Gen Z and Millennials.

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