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Diverse Organizations from Around the Country Testify Against Media Consolidation

June 02, 2003

From the United Church of Christ to the National Association of Black Journalists to Children Now, organizations around the country speak out.

Today the FCC is poised to overhaul decades-old rules governing media ownership allowing for further consolidation.

We hear a gathering of journalistic organizations and other groups opposed to deregulation of media ownership rules.

The gathering took place in Washington DC on May 27th.

  • Rev. Bob Chase, United Church of Christ
  • Condace Pressley, National Association of Black Journalists
  • Bernie Lunzer, Communications Workers of America
  • Jim Winston, National Association Black Owned Broadcasters
  • Patti Miller, Children Now


United Church of Christ

National Association of Black Journalists

Communications Workers of America

National Association Black Owned Broadcasters

Children Now