FDL Movie Night: Broadcast Blues

By: Monday July 9, 2012 5:00 pm

Tonight’s guest Sue Wilson is a firebrand – smart, driven and articulate. A longtime journalist, she got fired up about how the public airways, which belong to the citizens, are controlled by mega-corps which do not act in the public interest. Broadcast Blues, which she wrote, directed and narrates traces the history of the airwaves, the gutting of the Fairness Doctrine, and explains how the consolidation of stations has limited Americans access to a wide range of voices and views—and has actually put citizens at physical risk during emergencies.

 

The Egg Recall

By: Monday August 30, 2010 6:06 am

What should we REALLY learn from the egg recall. Well, I’ll tell ya…

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