Media Studies 101: How to Read Headlines

OK, class, here’s your task for today. Compare and critique these two headlines for the same story:

1) “Abortion laws threaten Catholic hospitals” (The Australian)

2) “Archbishop in abortion law threat” (The Age)

Questions:

1) Who or what is “under threat”?
2) Who or what is doing the “threatening”?

Essays to be less than 100 words and submitted in the combox, please.

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