THORNTON MCCAMISH (2009) concludes by saying Australia should work on becoming equal and illuminate class status in our society, starting with our schools.
Media focuses on the negative and racism in order to make a storyline. Racism in the media sells. For so long, especially after September 11, there has been an attack on the Muslims. Muslims in the media are portrayed as terrorist and fanatics. We see this in the media through many television shows like Navy seals (Lewis Teague, 1990), true lies (James Cameron, 1994), and iron eagle (1986, Sidney J. Furie) and so on. One major incident that occurred in Australia 2005 was the Cronulla riots which created headlines all over the world. These incidents that occurred sparked of hatred between the Muslims and the west. The video news report of Mr Gad amr demonstrates a channel 7 cameraman sticks a camera in the face of Mr Amr after court. Mr Amr insists the camera to stop rolling, and then the cameraman calls him a terrorist. The reaction of Mr Amr is just what the cameraman wanted in order to reveal stereotypical... [continues]
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