Information, misinformation, truths and half-truths...
reports usually pro-establishment
Its everything good, rosy and harmony
Statistics are polished to reflect the 'right' news
Pro-Govt views are praised and non-conforming, confronting and non-conventional views are caged
Surveys, comments and feedbacks are generally skewed towards pro-establishment
Weak in reporting frank, challenging opinions
reports dissent, discrimination & discontent
It dissect, discuss and present facts for their readers
Statistics are analysed and weakness reported
Pro-Govt views are scorned upon while most news are reported
You hear both/all sides of the comments with some brutally frank opinions
Report as 'it is' with minimal editing on those with expletives, cursing & 'mannerisms' issues
Both serve a purpose; to allow comparison and to reflect preferred views or truer/factual views. However, its best not to distort views. It's also good to know when you are consistently 'one-sided'. Nonetheless, a 'broken clock is right twice a day' & readers understand.