Forest Fire News Analysis in Sumatera-Kalimantan in and

Muhammad Ruslan Ramli, Dasad Latif, Youna Chatrine Bachtiar
2021 International Journal of Media and Communication Research  
Pollution from smoke haze ignited from forest fires in Indonesia has been a recurrent annual problem among neighboring countries of South East Asia. This study discusses news about forest and land fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan, which were published on and This calamity received great attention because of its damaging consequences for other countries. Fires are considered a potential threat to the environmental development because of their effects to the
more » ... m and the impact of carbon emission on biodiversity. This study aims to describe news frame and for forest and land fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan. Using descriptive-qualitative forwarded by Robert Entman's framing analysis model, analyzing the root of the problem, the cause of the problem, moral judgment, and recommendations. Research result revealed differences in attitudes between and towards this case. On the cause of the problem issue, moral judgment, and recommendations,'s judgement are very firm, systematic, and detailed compared to which appeared to technical and normative ones. On the issue of the root of the problem, the attitude of both of them blamed forest burners and the role of companies as actors.
doi:10.25299/ijmcr.v2i1.6323 fatcat:rct5apzmg5hirj7jgwf5ygm3fm