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unfairly prejudiced for or against someone or something.
the action of one object coming forcibly into contact with another.
seek to influence (a politician or public official) on an issue.
is someone hired by a business or a cause to persuade legislators to support that business or cause. Lobbyists get paid to win favor from politicians. For example, oil companies send lobbyists to Washington to try to make life easier for oil companies.
denoting or relating to a value or quantity lying at the midpoint of a frequency distribution of observed values or quantities, such that there is an equal probability of falling above or below it.
observe and check the progress or quality of (something) over a period of time; keep under systematic review.
an organization that raises money privately to influence elections or legislation, especially at the federal level.
a group of people appointed for a specific function, typically consisting of members of a larger group.
of or relating to the government or the public affairs of a country.
the imparting or exchanging of information or news.
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view.
a group of people or an organization seeking or receiving special advantages, typically through political lobbying.
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities.
a dog kept to guard private property.
the practice of officially examining books, movies, etc., and suppressing unacceptable parts.
Electronic media are media that use electronics or electromechanical energy for the end user (audience) to access the content. This is in contrast to static media (mainly print media), which today are most often created electronically, but do not require electronics to be accessed by the end user in the printed form.
a published false statement that is damaging to a person's reputation; a written defamation.
noun. [ treated as singular or plural ] Means of mass communication in the form of printed publications, such as newspapers and magazines: the campaign is currently running in the print media. The campaign is currently running in the print media.
Public Agenda (Nonprofit organization)
Public Agenda is a nonprofit organization that helps diverse leaders and citizens navigate divisive.
views prevalent among the general public.
the action or crime of making a false spoken statement damaging to a person's reputation.