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How NPR Increased Podcasting Ad Sales by 10 Times in 2 Years

How NPR Increased Podcasting Ad Sales by 10 Times in 2 Years

NPR has the equivalent of a podcast testing lab that's now starting to reap huge financial dividends. For instance, the media organization late last year wanted to launch a new politics podcast, so it
8 Intriguing Digital Marketing Stats From the Past Week

8 Intriguing Digital Marketing Stats From the Past Week

The past week in digital marketing stats was a bit of a mixed bag—but in a good way. Check out the eight data points below that caught our eye: 1. Gilmore gumption Netflix recently took over 200

Obama: We need to take action against Russia for this hacking — and we will

"Some of it may be explicit and publicized; some of it may not be."

Obama to Trump: Don’t overuse “executive actions”

Obama: Let me coach the next generation of Democratic talent.

Obama: For people who complain a lot about political correctness, some conservatives sure are easily aggrieved

"I suspect the president-elect's definition of political correctness would be different than mine."
This Startup Wants to Bring Netflix-Style Radio to Amazon Alexa

This Startup Wants to Bring Netflix-Style Radio to Amazon Alexa

Smart home appliances will make customized radio easier than ever, 60db says.
Trump’s Team Said to Be Planning to Privatize Public Broadcasting

Trump’s Team Said to Be Planning to Privatize Public Broadcasting

A report says the incoming administration is looking to cut spending in all departments.
Trump’s Team Said to Be Planning to Privatize Public Broadcasting

Trump’s Team Said to Be Planning to Privatize Public Broadcasting

A report says the incoming administration is looking to cut spending in all departments.
When Should Journalists Use the ‘L’ Word?

When Should Journalists Use the ‘L’ Word?

White House behavior has sparked a kind of existential debate among members of the press.
When Should Journalists Use the ‘L’ Word?

When Should Journalists Use the ‘L’ Word?

White House behavior has sparked a kind of existential debate among members of the press.
Are These Bastards Going After The Arts Again? White House Budget Cuts Target NEA, CPB, AmeriCorps

Are These Bastards Going After The Arts Again? White House Budget Cuts Target NEA, CPB, AmeriCorps

The White House budget office has reportedly drafted a list of American programs that President Trump could cut to put a dent in domestic spending, including the Corporation for Public Broadcasting,

NPR demonstrates how not to report on LGBT issues — four different times

NPR News is elevating anti-LGBT voices and legitimizing discrimination with false equivalence.CREDIT: AP Photo/Charles DharapakFour times in the past week, NPR News has reported on LGBT issues in ways
Trump’s Victory Has People Signing up For News Like It’s Going Out of Style

Trump’s Victory Has People Signing up For News Like It’s Going Out of Style

A wide range of different media outlets have seen a boost in subscriptions and donations.
Trump’s Victory Has People Signing up For News Like It’s Going Out of Style

Trump’s Victory Has People Signing up For News Like It’s Going Out of Style

A wide range of different media outlets have seen a boost in subscriptions and donations.
President Trump Wants to Cut Foreign Aid, Boost Defense Spending

President Trump Wants to Cut Foreign Aid, Boost Defense Spending

President Trump’s budget for 2018 will slash funding on everything from Big Bird to foreign aid, while boosting support for the Pentagon and the construction of a border wall, the White House said

Mike Pence Is a Coward and a Hypocrite If He Doesn’t Save Public Broadcasting

President Donald Trump’s proposed budget would eliminate all federal funding for public broadcasting in America by the end of next year. That wouldn’t be catastrophic for NPR or PBS, which receive
Trump Budget Has Public Broadcasting in a Fight for its Life

Trump Budget Has Public Broadcasting in a Fight for its Life

Trump's budget proposes to cut federal funding for public broadcasting to zero.

Voices of America

Illustration by André da LobaTwenty-nine-year-old Payne Lindsey is a filmmaker from the middle of nowhere, Georgia. Like millions of Americans, he became obsessed with the podcast Serial two years

Listen to the report on anti-transgender lawmakers that got a public radio reporter fired

Tennessee lawmakers appear to have threatened a university’s funding over the story.CREDIT: Jacqui HelbertSome Tennessee state lawmakers appear to have gotten a public radio reporter fired for a story

How defunding public radio will affect rural towns

A lot of the reporting on Trump’s budget says he’ll try to do away with the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the nonprofit entity that helps fund over 1,500 locally owned and operated public TV