The Resource Free speech for sale : Bill Moyers special, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)

Free speech for sale : Bill Moyers special, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Free speech for sale : Bill Moyers special
Title
Free speech for sale
Title remainder
Bill Moyers special
Statement of responsibility
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Title variation
Bill Moyers special
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When it comes to today's important public policy issues, the opportunity to be heard depends on whether you can afford it. In this program, Bill Moyers and key legal and public interest advocates examine how industries with deep pockets use their access to the media to overwhelm the public debate, from North Carolina's hog industry to the defeat of the McCain Tobacco Bill to the passage of the Telecom Act of 1996. This Act, all but ignored by the newspapers and TV outlets owned by megamedia, amounted to a massive giveaway of the public's airwaves. What consequences does this control over the flow of information have for our democracy, and how can individuals and public interest organizations counter the growing dominance of big media?
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Art
  • Mass media and culture
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Political planning
  • Public policy (Law)
  • Social policy
Technique
live action
Label
Free speech for sale : Bill Moyers special, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=9103
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Buying Free Speech (2:52) -- North Carolina's Hog Industry (4:46) -- Moratorium on Hog Farming (1:08) -- Push Polls Prejudice the Public (3:34) -- Election Laws Loophole (4:51) -- Courts Side With Issues Ads (2:04) -- Tobacco Industry Fights Congress (3:26) -- Tobacco Industry's False Campaign (5:38) -- Tobacco Influences Congress (2:01) -- Money Distorts Free Speech (3:39) -- Buying the Media (3:49) -- New Marketing Tool (3:11) -- Giving Away a Public Resource (4:03) -- Broadcasting Fights Congress (2:39) -- Few Owners in Control (3:52) -- Merging Companies (2:53) -- Issues for the Twenty-first Century (1:25)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
9103
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100009103
  • 100009103
  • (OCoLC)707966801
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Free speech for sale : Bill Moyers special, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=9103
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Buying Free Speech (2:52) -- North Carolina's Hog Industry (4:46) -- Moratorium on Hog Farming (1:08) -- Push Polls Prejudice the Public (3:34) -- Election Laws Loophole (4:51) -- Courts Side With Issues Ads (2:04) -- Tobacco Industry Fights Congress (3:26) -- Tobacco Industry's False Campaign (5:38) -- Tobacco Influences Congress (2:01) -- Money Distorts Free Speech (3:39) -- Buying the Media (3:49) -- New Marketing Tool (3:11) -- Giving Away a Public Resource (4:03) -- Broadcasting Fights Congress (2:39) -- Few Owners in Control (3:52) -- Merging Companies (2:53) -- Issues for the Twenty-first Century (1:25)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
9103
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100009103
  • 100009103
  • (OCoLC)707966801
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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