Stereotyping of Arabs by the Mass Media

Ethnic Studies / April 23, 2015 / No Comments /
A look at how the mass media has portrayed Arabs as terrorists, thereby greatly influencing the way people look at them.

“Newspapers, television, radio and Internet are the main sources that the public turns to when they want to be informed about issues that are taking place in the world around them. The media has been able to send out subliminal messages about minority groups and their actions. Mass media has portrayed Arabs as terrorists there by greatly influencing the way people look at them. The media manipulates, distorts and abuses the way people view Arabs by associating terrorist attacks with Arabs and Muslims. ”


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