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Catching the Hispanic Wave - PBS to Launch Spanish-Only Station

Summary:

The Public Broadcasting Service, alarmed by the demographics eroding its core membership and recognizing the rapid ascendance of Spanish use in the United States, sees its future in Spanish. PBS is set to launch a Spanish-language television station called "V-Me," -- a play on words that translates to "C-Me" or "See Me" in English -- later this year.

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New America Media

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Hip hop beyond beats and rhymes

Summary:

A new PBS special takes an in-depth look at hip-hop's taboo topics.

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Save public broadcasting - but only if the "public" is put back in

Summary:

Before we help “Bail Out” PBS, Public Interest Must Be Guaranteed: No Long-term Funding without Serious Commitment and Change

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