All the News That Fits?

Umstead, R. Thomas
December 2005
Multichannel News;12/12/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 52, p32
The article deals with the difficulties experienced by minority-focused television channels in the U.S. in covering news. The factors influencing the difficulties of minority-focused television channels are given. It also cites the efforts of the television channels to provide detailed news. Details of how major television networks covered the funeral of civil rights icon Rosa Parks compared with minority focused television channels are presented.


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