Grassroots Media

SF Liberation Radio goes head to head with the FCC

Josh Wolf now the longest-jailed journalist in US history

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Today, Bay Area independent media journalist Josh Wolf breaks a dismal record: imprisoned for 168 days and counting, he has been jailed for protecting his sources longer than any journalist in US history. Take action to demand laws shielding journalists from being forced to testify on their sources.

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Hip-hop DJs headed to court following Atlanta mix tape bust

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Police say men illegally copied, sold music

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Fixing our media system: reform is not enough

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Building a Movement: The National Conference for Media Reform was an inspiring celebration of how far the media movement has gone, and an urgent reminder of how far we still have to go.

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Lobby bill spares political bloggers

Future of public access TV in question

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Is This the Future of Fort Collins Public Access TV? Under-funded and under-equipped, the city’s fledgling public access channel could get switched off, thanks to the FCC.

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