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Huffington Post: Question for the FCC: Where are the Women?

Posted October 19, 2007 | 09:38 AM (EST)
Read More: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/carol-jenkins/question-for-the-fcc-whe_b_69059.html
Instead of looking for ways to help three or four giant, male-owned, male-run companies get even larger, the FCC should be spending its time assisting women and minorities in participating in our publicly owned airwaves.

Yesterday, the report that FCC Chair Kevin J. Martin was rushing into a vote on media consolidation, loosening the rules on cross-ownership of television stations and newspapers, was alarmingnd wholly unacceptable. We cannot allow control of the media, especially our publicly owned airwaves, to be held by a handful of men.

Article written by Carol Jenkins

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