Who owns the media has a huge impact on the stories that get covered in our communities. Today absentee corporations own more and more of our media.
Concentration of media ownership (also known as media consolidation or media convergence) is a process whereby progressively fewer individuals or organizations ...
Over the past several years, NOW has consistently reported on the topic of media ownership. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was created in 1934 with ...
Media consolidation refers to an ongoing process in which more and more media companies (e.g. radio, television, newspapers, magazines) are falling into the hands of ...
Media Consolidation Definition. Media consolidation refers to the concentration of ownership of news, information and entertainment sources in the hands of fewer and ...
Find out in this new interactive map from Free Press. Since the mid-1990s, four companies have been devouring local TV stations across the United States. Hit replay ...
Why not have a transparent way to see who is funding the news we get and a way to assess what conflicts of interest they might have? We rely on the media to be ...
Media Reform Information Center. In 1983, 50 corporations controlled the vast majority of all news media in the U.S.... in 2000, the number had fallen to six.
Local Media Ownership. NOW has been reporting on media consolidation for nearly two years — and there is more to report almost daily. On October 8, 2003, another ...
Rupert Murdoch is plotting his empire's expansion -- growth that could include purchases of Tribune Company newspapers and, reportedly, Time Inc.