The Business of News


The business of news is not about selling news to people but about selling people to advertisers.

Half Advertising, Half Propaganda
The Business of News
“. . . and, after a brief break for sponsored news,
we’ll return again to commercials.”

Jorge Alaminos Fernández is a graphic artist and designer in Spain.  This cartoon was first published in Litoral Gráfico under a Creative Commons license and republished in Kaos en la Red on 19 September 2011.  Translation by Yoshie Furuhashi (@yoshiefuruhashi | yoshie.furuhashi [at]

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