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Public Broadcasting in the News
At 50, Sesame Street shows it can still move us; Online, the Counting episode has gone viral, capturing another generation ...
Water for the Desert
Against the growing phenomena of news deserts in the United States – areas where local news outlets have failed or have been gutted by the loss of ad revenue – PBS is being called upon to act. One suggested remedy is overhauling the way the Corporation for Public Broadcasting issues grants for public affairs programming, from a Washington, DC -based metric to spending decided by local news producers. ...