any of the means of communication, as television or newspapers, that reach very large numbers of people.
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How to use mass medium in a sentence
While Time magazine and the mass media made light of Yuppies’ use of the “Bolivian marching powder,” public health officials issued warnings, and friends and families feared for their loved ones.The War on Drugs turns 50 today. It’s time to make peace. | David Farber | June 17, 2021 | Washington Post
Decades of research confirm the presence of weight stigma in workplaces, schools, health care settings, public accommodations and the mass media, as well as in close interpersonal relationships with friends and families.Weight Stigma Is A Burden Around The World – And Has Negative Consequences Everywhere | LGBTQ-Editor | June 7, 2021 | No Straight News
Thanks to concerted, decades-long efforts in public education and mass media, the state's history is a significant aspect of Texans’ identity.The bright side of a bad Texas history bill? It’s too late to whitewash the past. | John González, Benjamin Johnson | June 4, 2021 | Washington Post
Sometimes I fret that our nation’s unique subcultures have been ground down and erased by the homogenizing sandpaper of the mass media.There’s a word for that. It may just not be the word you learned growing up. | John Kelly | May 5, 2021 | Washington Post
Meanwhile, there is very little in the mass media to suggest that young people have real power over changes in the climate at large—or even our political system.Generation Z is ‘traumatized’ by climate change—and they’re the key to fighting it | matthewheimer | August 19, 2020 | Fortune
Trotter and Griffith both recognized the power of film as a mass medium that could influence millions.
It constitutes a generalized mass-medium supporting entertainment and ritual (political, religious, military).The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin