In The Eye of The Beholder:

The Ethical Pitfalls of Images and Video in News Reports


As a breakdown of the prompt above first the words singularly and then as a phraseology with a greater meaning.  

A Beholder is a person observing or looking at the actions and movements in society using the sense of sight to enhance awareness. Sight is one of the five senses used in the analysis of the world around use.

The Eyes are a unique perception tool that is personalized and systematic in connecting images with words.


As a Perceiver the sense of sight allows visual connections to cross a multitude of functions in the mind. Using reason, logic and emotion work interchangeably in this process, the Spectacle becomes a psychological perspective of what is unfolding suggests Jacquette (2007).  

This can make a difference in how the Images are intrinsically interpreted and emotionally acknowledged. Technology has generated Hazardous  fluctuations in imagery consumption. The increased infiltration of digital content causes the personal psyche to process at speeds that may be a comprehension disaster.

to scan your individualised database for relevant experience so you can form an understanding and meaning.  As a Watcher, Onlooker & Spectator of the world’s diverse societies, you form a unique version of moral judgement and ethical codes of conduct. This is why humans judge the same events, Photos and Cinematic presentations in radically different ways(Jacquette, 2007).


Resources: 

Jacquette, D. (2007). Journalistic ethics: Moral responsibility in the media. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Education, Inc.

Rights-Freedom-Liberty….Judicia Review Who?

Rights-Freedom-Liberty….Judicia Review Who?

judicial review

The design of the Constitution has allowed for our society to challenge diverse  interpretations of what is considered constitutional rights.

America remains a melting pot of large groups of individuals with uniquely different cultural backgrounds and political typologies.  (Curious about your typology? How far Right or Left you tend to drift towards? Click the blue link to check out your…

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Constitutional Journalism in a Digital Age

Constitutional Journalism in a Digital Age

Constitutional Journalism

What the Founding Fathers created was a governmental structure that still affects almost every aspect of our lives. Constitutional laws have adapted to society within our changing lives.

The politically intertwined systems that our diverse county has adopted over time has inevitably been protected by the words written in the Constitution. The simplicity is brilliant. Which allows the words to…

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Constitutional Propaganda

The Right to Bear Arms

Finally five weeks of National Political Government is over. The grueling historical fights and battles that are documented as part of my college curriculum seemed to leave a bitter taste in my mouth. My current position on politics has suddenly grown a bit more critical on the bureaucratic landscape that the framers designed for our great nation.
This “Federal 3 Ring Circus” or the process of…

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Consumerism……the 3000 Ads a Day Diet

Consumerism……the 3000 Ads a Day Diet

Consumerism is a theory or ideology in which the economic policies and structure depend on excessive amounts of consumer goods or services being used by a society. The popularity for consumerism to drive profit margins through advertisements gave industrial production a whole new platform to build the marketing empire.  In the 1970’s America was at a pivotal climax in societal reform. As Equal…

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Should Elderly steal the Youth’s Job Opportunities?

Ethical Theories

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The notion the older workers are taking younger generations jobs has been a topic of debate for many years now. Considering the ethical perspective of Utilitarianism we must also discuss the organizations and companies in which these jobs reside. Utilitarianism is a predominate concept within ethics and is well aligned with economics and the free-market outlook(Coleman,2014). Often this theory…

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Ethical Theories

The definition of theory can be generalized as a process of gathering thoughts, ideas, data and evidence. It is a direct result of logical, critical and rational thinking. Theories can provide a framework that through observation and testing can either be supported, analyzed or challenged. Theories are commonly implied to ideologies that are unproven or speculative. Generally speaking, theories…

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