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Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By Belia Saavedra As Congress starts the...

'Death Panel' For Elmo?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Republicans called for cuts in hundreds of programs across the face of government Friday night in a $61 billion savings package toughened at the...

Conservative Republicans Propose Eliminating Arts And Culture Funding

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

It happened first in schools and is now proposed on a national scale - the continued cutting down of arts and culture funding. A group of conservat...

Amanda Terkel

Republicans FAIL To Defund NPR

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

With additional reporting by Ryan Grim. WASHINGTON -- The Republican campaign to take away all federal funding from National Public Radio (NPR) was...

Amanda Terkel

Public Broadcasting Groups Denounce Debt Commission's Recommendation

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and NPR are denouncing the recommendation of the co-chairs of President Obama's Fiscal Com...

Journalism's Crisis Is Public Media's Opportunity

Craig Aaron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Craig Aaron

As I told the FCC on Friday, the discussion about public media's future in the digital age comes at a critical juncture: We have a crisis. We have an historic opportunity. And we shouldn't let either go to waste.

Where Is the Arts Programming on PBS?

Michael Kaiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Kaiser

Why can't PBS be reorganized? Why can't there be a mix of local and national programming? Why can't the parent organization determine the best in American arts and fund its broadcast across the nation?

Want to Change the Media? Be a Lobbyist

Craig Aaron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Craig Aaron

There's going to be a second stimulus package at some point. And when it comes, we need to make sure it's not just an economic stimulus. It should be a creativity stimulus, too.