Features related to big media

  • May 2, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Democracy loses if the Internet’s sold to the highest bidder — and that may be exactly what’s about to happen. Continue reading

  • April 17, 2014 | Updated April 30, 2014

    As powerful media organizations and the government threaten to stifle free speech, a coalition of activists is fighting for your right to connect and communicate. Continue reading

  • February 15, 2014

    When it comes to media, bigger is not better. Continue reading

  • January 15, 2014

    A DC circuit court has killed net neutrality. If the outcry is large enough, the FCC may take a stand. Continue reading

  • October 24, 2013

    The FCC is now accepting applications for new low power FM radio stations. Activist Betty Yu explains how community radio can be a catalyst for racial justice, economic equity and human rights. Continue reading

  • October 22, 2013

    Since the mid-1990s, four companies have been devouring local TV stations across the United States. Continue reading

  • April 10, 2013 | Blog
    Craig Aaron, head of the media reform group Free Press, challenges the most powerful lobbies in Washington to protect our airways from corporate control.
  • April 10, 2013 | Blog

    In a wide-ranging conversation, the host and executive producer of Democracy Now! tells Michael Winship why she believes independent media is essential to a functioning democracy. Continue reading

  • March 20, 2013 | Blog

    It’s been a decade since the start of the Iraq War, but many of those responsible would rather not reminisce about the true roles they played. Continue reading

  • February 7, 2013 | Blog

    How one Louisiana town fought telecom companies to build one of the fastest networks in the nation for its residents. Continue reading