The journalist Minerva Booby has become the protagonist of social networks in the last few hours on account of a video in which openly criticized the television networks and their leaders for the programs morning report on the expansion of the coronavirus in Spain.
What was the weather anchor at Antena 3 has ordered television networks to think more in the older people who, in their majority, do not have access to the platforms and are in the middle cathodic its only valve of escape to a reality that seems too hard in the past few weeks: “The television is the only window we have into the world. Do not handle social networks, are held incommunicado…The tv to them is the truth that reaches them each day, what keeps them connected to the rest of the world”, has complained about tv on Twitter.
Although Booby recognizes that the television should be to inform about the situation, has also criticized the issuance of “testimonials which say that they have seen elderly people left to die , and preference is given to more young people.” Certain programs, asserts the communicator, “wallow and crumble the tragedy looking for direct testimony to have…Think of our fathers who have a panic from the house and they are scared. It is so sad to see on their faces how it feels to see this news…”, he stressed.
The presenter has also claimed to the television information was more positive in showing images of hospital admissions, the solidarity of the citizens in these dates or the donations of large companies. “Tell the nice part of all this and not so many hours of feasting on the tragedy, a little more sensitivity, please, for our parents,” concludes Booby.
Here you can see the video:
Message to the televisions and directors of programs and content. Thank you. pic.twitter.com/fHHx5mx5Mu
— minerva’s booby (@minerpi) March 24, 2020
Translated from ABC News https://www.abc.es/play/television/noticias/abci-coronavirus-minerva-piquero-carga-contra-dureza-programas-matinales-pensad-nuestros-padres-202003260826_noticia.html