Churches’ Media Council, 2009 (continued)

The whole conference was structured around 2 questions:What impact does the media have upon society?What impact do people of faith have on the media?Day 1Opening Video Address: Right Hon Tony BlairTony Blair provided a video address to open the conference, talking about the impact that the media can have, both negative and positive - it's possible to transmit hatred and reinforce stereotypes. With such a wide reach, it's vital that the media has strong internal…