Media plays a key role in this aspect as its coverage spread includes millions of people who all are heavily reliant on the media in terms of providing them with the necessary know how about what is happening within the nation and on an international level. Hence, it becomes a primary responsibility of these same news channels to ensure that the people have access to all the information possible.
The sort of media that would be analyzed by this essay would include the broadcast media which includes all the communications delivered over mass electronic communications. The examples of such channels include BBC, CNN, Sky News, Fox News etc. The sort of coverage that these channels have includes millions of viewers and hence, the power which can be exercised by these channels is immense.