AT&T is promising to create 100,000 new jobs with its proposed takeover of T-Mobile. But company documents reveal it’s more likely that 20,000 jobs will be lost. So why are some elected officials still supporting the merger? And a new native-owned radio station is broadcasting throughout the White Earth Nation in Minnesota.
A new book and webisodes uses humor and satire to show how reality TV is anything but real. And an annual holiday project that uses radio to connect family and friends to the incarcerated is keeping hope alive.
Blogger Glen Greenwald and Democracy Now! host and executive producer Amy Goodman are sharing the first annual Izzy Award for Independent Media. And the Local Community Radio Act will be invaluable to local musicians across the country.