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Forum Post: #1 Priority: Take news media ownership away from the 0.01%

Posted 12 years ago on Oct. 6, 2011, 7:23 p.m. EST by n8ppq (3)
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I want to support a grass-roots movement for real change.

I see the loss of the news media to big-money as our #1 problem.

We need accountability. For example, another 9/11 investigation is pointless if the responsible criminals are free to thumb their noses at justice. But justice and even democracy is impossible without a free news media.

I hope the working groups who are crafting a list of goals for this promising movement perceive the HUGE imporatnce of breaking up the news media monopolies.



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[-] 1 points by n8ppq (3) 12 years ago

How can we dream of democracy when the news media is controlled?

[-] 1 points by USAMommy (10) 12 years ago

You want state run media????

[-] 1 points by Alley (6) 12 years ago

We should focus our message " power to the people" with only two demands: public financing of all elected offices, and outlaw all special interest lobbies. Dr Raymond Economist