02 Dec '11, 2am

30 Journalists Arrested Covering Occupy Movement | Care2 Causes

One can't help but wonder where the pressure to stifle reporting -- and it's not merely to limit journalists' access, it's to blind and silence the media -- is ultimately coming from. Bloomberg is one of the 1%, so the link is clear, but he's most certainly receiving strong encouragement from his peers. But let's be clear: Bloomberg's prime motive is to protect NYC jobs and the tax base, because a surplus of bad media could drive more financial firms right out of town, and out of state, and there would go tens/hundreds of millions in circulating and tax dollars. The few strong holds on some firms include NYC itself, and the relative difficulty of pulling talented staff with the firm should it pull up stakes. The NYC financial industry is downsizing, and that is not just a measure of the current economy. A lot of the trading and tasks can be done elsewhere, in other time zo...

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