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textDebasing Democracy? by Bill Duryea
A Tampa pirate radio activist says an FCC proposal favoring media conglomerates can be detrimental to us all....
Posted: Mon Jul 14, 2003 9:56AM
textPublic Interest Angels Descend on FCC by John Tarleton
A plucky band of public interest angels descended Friday afternoon on FCC headquarters. Was it all a dream, or was it Michael Powell's worst nightmare?...
Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2002 7:54PM
textThe Revolution Will Be JAMMED - Independent Radio To Be Destroyed By Design by Digital Disaster
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is pressuring the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to force acceptance of new version of Digital Audio Broadcasting, a kind of "Fax For Audio" on to the existing AM and FM broadcast bands. To accomplish this, the NAB plans to double the amount of space on the dial that a station uses, thus jamming the signals of weaker stations next to them on the dial....
Posted: Tue Mar 12, 2002 5:32PM
textCourt Rejects NAB/NPR Attempt to Silence Low Power FM by Center on Democratic Communications
Press Release: The Center on Democratic Communications praises Court of Appeals rebuff of broadcast industry attempt to sabatoge Low Power FM....
Posted: Sun Feb 10, 2002 10:44PM
textthe latest News on Low Power FM radio by Partytown Streaming network
Congress, with the help of the NAB & NPR, has gutted the opportunity for hundreds of diverse community stations to go on the air....
Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2001 9:54PM
Texas Microbroadcasters Canyon Lake Radio and MicroKIND Radio lawsuit against FCC and Justice Department see the light of day for the first time in over a year, Judge compares action to "Brown .vs. The Board of Education", commends plaintiffs....
Posted: Sun Oct 1, 2000 3:44PM
textNatl Association of Broadcasters Execs Exposed! by Peter Phillips
National Association of Broadcasters Executives Exposed....
Posted: Sat Sep 23, 2000 2:59PM
textNPR Working Against Low-Powered FM by LPFM Coalition
Media reform groups call on listeners to withhold pledges until NPR stops beating up on neighborhood radio....
Posted: Sat Sep 23, 2000 11:51AM
textNAB Hate Radio Olympics by Paul H. Rosenberg
It’s no accident that the Marconi Radio Award nominees include Don Imus, Howard Stern, and Rush Limbaugh, while past winners include Limbaugh, Stern, and Dr. Laura. Their styles of hate radio, carefully blended with plausible deniability, are anything but an abberation from the norm that America’s corporate broadcast media have sunk to....
Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2000 1:33AM
textThe NAB and Dr. Laura by Paul H. Rosenberg
“Dr.” Laura isn’t really a doctor--her degree is in physiology, not psychiatry or psychology. Nothing else about her is exactly what it seems, either. Thanks to the highly effective grassroots group, people are fimally starting to get the picture....
Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2000 1:29AM
textThe NAB and Don Imus by Paul H. Rosenberg
Don Imus is so well connected to elite media and politicians, he couldn’t possibly be doing hate radio, could he? Not unless hate radio is integral to America’s corporate media system!...
Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2000 1:24AM
textThe NAB and Howard Stern by Paul H. Rosenberg
Howard Stern is far cruder than the other NAB Hate Radio Olympians, but he’s still too slick for the corporate media to catch on to. Could it be they’re not really trying?...
Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2000 1:19AM
textMainstream Corporate Media Dismisses Democracy by PETER PHILLIPS
By ignoring critical social issues mainstream corporate media dismisses democratic values in the United States....
Posted: Sun Sep 17, 2000 4:49PM
textTV Industry Challenged to Open Campaign Airwaves by Fred Richardson/Texans for Public Justice
Today the Alliance for Better Campaigns is kicking off a grassroots campaign to get the attention of irresponsible broadcasters....
Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2000 3:25PM