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Howard Media Group files comments with the FCC on the Commission’s latest Report on Ownership of Commercial Broadcast Stations, released and adopted on June 27, 2014. ...
Howard Media Group files comments with the FCC:1.) Opposing the merger between Comcast and Time...
Call for Papers, Workshops, Panels and Posters for the Social Media Technology Conference & Workshop co-Hosted by Howard University and Bowie State University, September 25 & 26, 2014 at Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Other Articles Of Interest
Questioning Media Access:
Analysis of FCC Women and Minority Ownership Data
Carolyn M. Byerly, Ph.D.
Department of Journalism, Howard University
Internews, a media development organization located in Washington D.C., recenlty published a report on media development and gender integration. This paper argues that like other sectors, the media development sector needs to bring greater...
After more than a decade of advocacy by public interest organizations, the Federal Communications Commission has finally required all television stations to post their public inspection files online at a website hosted by the FCC. This important...
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Prometheus Radio Project staff, leaders in both the US and other nations in the use of low-power FM radio, encourages those who want to serve as LPFM hosts to apply for licenses in October 2012, per FCC requirements. The group says it it a...
The Media and Democracy Coalition is a collaboration of more than three-dozen of the nation’s leading advocates for communication rights. The coalition works toward a more open, accessible and accountable communications system.
The FCC is a federal agency created by the Communications Act of 1934, and updated in subsequent legislation. It has the responsibility of regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable in...