How the US media is shaping public opinion on the Presidential Election

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Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at the end of the first presidential debate in Denver, 3 October, 2012
Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at the end of the first presidential debate in Denver, 3 October, 2012 Reuters/Jim Bourg

RFI speaks to Dan Kennedy, an assistant professor at the School of Journalism at Northeastern University in Boston, about how the US media is shaping public opinion in the wake of the first presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.