A Levels for becoming a Journalist?

Okay So! I want to become a Journalist, a collumnist to be precise, and I am wondering what A Levels i need to do this. I think I have to do English but which English? Literature or Language? Or Literature AND Language?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    -12/08 Zogby poll on which is the most trusted news source: FoxNews 39%, CNN 16%, MSNBC 15%. The most trusted news personalities: Rush Limbaugh 13%; Bill O’Reilly 10%; Chris Mathews 2%. WEB NEWS IS TRUSTED MORE THAN TV AND PRINT, COMBINED.

    -1/27/10 Guardian: Nielson poll: "Fox most trusted news channel in U. S.”: Fox News 49%, CNN 39%, ABC 31%, CBS 32%, NBC 35%.

    -1/10 Public Policy Poll, a Democratic leaning pollster, found that Fox News was trusted by more people than ABC News, CBS News, CNN, and NBC news.

    -9/09 Pew poll, 1985 to 2009, on how public perceives media bias: 60 percent say the press is politically biased; 50 percent say it’s liberal; 22 percent say it’s conservative; 27 percent gave no answer.

    -6/15/10: Rasmussen poll on who the media supported in ’08 election: 51% said Obama; 7% said McCain.

    -11/4/10 Washington Post: “Fox News Channel towered over its cable news rivals on election night, attracting more viewers than CNN and MSNBC combined.”

    -10/22/06 London Evening Standard: BBC CEO Grade caught on tape admitting that BBC is far Left, guilty of promoting Left-wing, anti-Christian, pro-Muslim views; promotes multiculturalism; gives no moral weight to America or rural folks; BBC Diversity Chief wants veiled female reporters.

    -6/17/07 Daily Telegraph: The BBC has failed to promote proper debate on major political issues because of the inherent liberal culture of its staff, a report commissioned by the corporation has concluded. BBC director general Mark Thompson: "In the BBC I joined 30 years ago, there was, in much of cu-Walter Cronkite, speaking at the UN in 1999: "It seems to many of us that if we are to avoid the eventual catastrophic world conflict we must strengthen the UN as a first step toward a world government."

    -Dan Rather, speaking on CBS Evening News, 6/17/87 : “Despite what many Americans think, most Soviets do not yearn for capitalism or Western-style democracy.”

    -Walter Cronkite, speaking at the UN in 1999: "It seems to many of us that if we are to avoid the eventual catastrophic world conflict we must strengthen the UN as a first step toward a world government."

    The first thing you need to learn is: Push the socialist agenda! You'll do fine.

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