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10 Word Review - Soundbreaking (TV)

Groove. History. Interviews. Music. Detailed. Innovation. Experimentation. Awesome. YES.

10 Word Review

AAPB Presentation at IFLA News Media Section Conference

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) News Media Section held a two-day satellite session on  “News, New Roles, & Preservation Advocacy: Moving Libraries Into Action” in Lexington, KY on August 10-12, 2016, hosted by the University of Kentucky Libraries. 71 more words


GratiTuesday: My Public Broadcasting Stations

The annual membership renewal notice for our local public broadcasting station came in the mail the other day. My husband and I have discussed our current contribution level and I think this will be the year we increase it substantially. 379 more words

Learning New Things

The Departure of Peter Mansbridge — A Meditation

Is television news entertainment?

No, it is not. It is information.

The departure of Peter Mansbridge next July gives the CBC an opportunity to clear up this confusion. 230 more words

How Russia Often Benefits When Julian Assange Reveals the West’s Secrets

American officials say Mr. Assange and WikiLeaks probably have no direct ties to Russian intelligence services. But the agendas of WikiLeaks and the Kremlin have often dovetailed. 745 more words

Canada was Joined at the Hip — Thanks to the CBC

Source: Wade Rowland, Department of Communication Studies, York University, in The Globe and Mail, August 23

On Saturday, August 20, the CBC pre-empted its Olympic coverage to broadcast on television the farewell concert in Kingston of the Tragically Hip rock group.  310 more words

Hey, It’s Photo Friday!

Nothing much this week – just a little public media pride.

I caught sight of this on a co-worker’s cubicle. Hey, I guess if you chose to work for public broadcasting you should be an ardent supporter, right?