Getting the desired message across after Spain protests

BBC News - 4 August 2011
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Reporting on the protests in Madrid, the headline subtly contradicts what is in the text. The wording of the headline suggests that it was the protesters that clashed with the police, while the text reports eye-witness accounts of the police storming the protest. This is common practice in the reporting of protests, seemingly aiming to demonise the protesters.
Excerpt:
[Headline]: Madrid 'indignant' protesters clash with riot police

Witnesses said police charged into a crowd outside the interior ministry.


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