U.S. election coverage in your region: Tell IJNet about it!
When Barack Obama sealed his victory in the United States Presidential race on Tuesday, November 4, becoming the 44th U.S. president and the first black president, surely, much of the world was watching. News outlets in every region of the world prominently featured the U.S. elections in their news coverage in the days following the results.
How did your news outlet or outlets in your region cover the U.S. election? What was the style of reporting? Was it objective, or was it biased in one candidate's favor?
And lastly, was coverage of the U.S. election different than in other elections you have experienced? If so, how?