Bill Moyers

The Journal: Mass Media and Katrina Hero

Season 11 Episode 20 | 53m 28s

Media consolidation isn't widely covered by the mainstream press, but potential changes being considered to the rules governing the nation's big media companies could have far reaching effects on democracy. A report on the disappearance of local news and community radio and in-depth interviews with journalist Rick Karr, media activist Hannah Sassaman, and FCC Commissioner Michael Copps.

Aired: 08/23/07

Rating: NR

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