Contemporary Crisis Situation in the Media Today
Research a contemporary crisis situation in the media and use at least five (5) total academic sources. Evaluate from your perspective, what happened, how it happened, and what course of action you would recommend, from a manager’s perspective, to improve the current situation.
Use 7th edition APA Style. Abstract not required.
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