Saturday, October 21, 2006

The Problem with Big Media (& Listing of NW Community Radio Stations)

In 2003, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) attempted to loosen media ownership rules that would have unleashed a massive wave of corporate consolidation of radio, television and newspapers entities across the country. The courts sent these rules back to the FCC for a rewrite. Now, the FCC embarks upon writing new rules.


COA News (compiles independent news stories and presents them daily):

Chart that maps out the 8 most concentrated companies & their control over all forms of news, entertainment and information:


(Click Left Picture) Website listing of all independent community based radio stations in WA, OR, AK, ID, BC, and HI w/ a direct link to their website & live audio stream.

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