Media Safari: Politics and the Current State of Terrestrial Radio – Podcasts – YouTube
Why does the radio suck? Because of the telecommunications acts of 1996 which let Clear Channel buy virtually all the radio stations across the country. Now the FCC is considering loosening the rules even further allowing even more media consolidation.
Podcasts are Radio’s little brother who is quickly competing with their older brother.
YouTube has a ton of problems. Political influence is well documented in young men. Is YouTube a publisher?