Conference with panel discussions which explore various aspects of mass media, particularly its role in the Gulf War, South Africa, Central American and Caribbean politics, the political turmoil surrounding the end of the Cold War, Arab-Israeli relations, international information control, the use of disinformation, and its use for propaganda in the United States.
r.1. Workshop and panel on the reality of media in Southern Africa / Mazisi Kunene, Carole Thompson, Walter Turner (59 min.) -- r.2. Workshop and panel on the reality of media in Southern Africa, conclusion (25 min.).