Nation Topics - Corporate Media and Consolidation
News and Features
At the 2011 National Conference for Media Reform, Malkia Cyril calls for a social merger, the consolidation of people's voices, to challenge the moneyed interests which currently control Washington and the country's media policy.
The problem with Fox is not that it's conservative—it’s that it’s full of falsehoods.
A man like Murdoch deserves to be shunned. That he is celebrated instead tells you almost all you need to know about the insanity that grips our benighted political culture.
In defense of the editor of the Huffington Post. Not that the lady needs one, having been a leader in undermining the right-wing dominance of Internet reporting for over five years.
It's past time for open hearings and a coherent policy on media ownership in the digital age.
Unchecked by campaign finance regulation, unchallenged by a journalism sufficient to expose abuses, a nearly unbeatable force opposed progressives in 2010.
By this past weekend, says Greg Mitchell, the media's focus had shifted from the elections to Keith Olbermann's suspension for donating money to Democratic candidates. Not a peep, of course, about the amount that MSNBC's parent company, GE, had given throughout the campaign season.
While he railed against "illegals," undocumented immigrants tended to his estates and prize horses. A special Nation investigative report.
American conservatism is poised to come to (legislative) power, just as it runs itself off the rails.
ABC is in a position to break open a paradigm for the Sunday interview programs.