Mass Media and Democratization in Indonesian Political System
Mass media, now, became one of the tools that are used by most of the political actors. This is like an arena to promote or to campaign their self. This becomes a big issue to discuss. Since we already know some of the political actors who used mass media to campaign. In this paper, …show more content…
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In purpose of helping us to have great understanding, and know more deeply about the mass media and democratization in Indonesian political system; the first thing we need to do is know we must know what is the definition of mass media and democratization in Indonesian political system is. Mass media itself is communication whether it is written, broadcast, or spoken that reaches an oversized audience. This also includes TV, radio, advertisement, movies, Internet, newspaper, magazines, and so on and so forth. This has influential information for public because it will influence what the society think. Democratization is that the action of constructing one thing which called democratic. Democratization itself according Abraham Lincoln is a government which conduted of the people, by the people and for the people. Indonesian political system is a political events which marks that Republic of Indonesia already standing and claimed if it already freedom. It is happened on 17 August 1945. So, mass media and democratization in Indonesian political system is how the mass media influencing the society, how the mass media played