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EXCLUSIVE: New polling shows strong belief media Covid coverage has been alarmist

15 August 2021

11:31 AM

15 August 2021

11:31 AM

Covid-19 is addictive, not just for the political class but for Australia’s mainstream media.

At the beginning of the pandemic, people flocked to traditional media to see the dramatic scenes in Italy, Wuhan, fearing what would happen when COVID-19 reached our shores. It was understandable for the media to share the same fears of mainstream Australians.

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