Thanks to everyone on the side of the angels who attended tonight's FCC event on the proposed. CAN TV (and I think C-SPAN) recorded the event, and no doubt will broadcast it soon. We'll be posting more analysis and commentary in the days to come.
Meanwhile, here are some links from media that have covered the event or related issues in recent days and weeks:
Chicago Independent Examiner: Public hearing opens on Comcast NBC merger | Gapers Block -- Missing the Point: A Comical Hearing on Comcast-NBCU | Gapers Block - Eating Broadband for Breakfast: Doomsday Scenarios for Chicago's Media Landscape | Newstips: Dueling hearings on Comcast-NBC merger | Newstips - Comcast/NBC: How will it Play in Chicago? | Chicago Public Radio: Comcast Could Be Tougher on NBC Unions | Free Speech Radio News: Comcast/NBC Universal merger draws differing views at Chicago hearing | Benton Foundation: Assorted links on the Chicago Comcast hearing | Kevin Gosztola's Open Salon blog - Comcast-NBC Merger: Nonprofits Distract, Support the Move | We The People Media / Residents' Journal: FCC Public Hearing on Comcast Merge with NBC
DISCLAIMER: The opinions expressed on this
website are those of the individual members of Chicago Media
Action who authored them, and not necessarily those of the entire
membership of Chicago Media Action, nor of Chicago Media Action
as an organization.
FAIR USE NOTICE: This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of environmental, political, human rights, economic, democracy, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes. For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml. If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.