Promoting Civic Engagement Through Community Media
POSITION AVAILABLE: Information Technology Specialist III (Cable), Grade 26
Location: Department of Technology Services - Montgomery County, Maryland
Weekly News From the President- What’s Next for Access in Tucson?
This last weekend, longtime community television leaders Access Tucson in Tucson, AZ announced they will be closing their doors. Lisa Horner, who’s been fighting to keep the organization strong the last several years published the announcement. In it, she describes the challenges ahead for civic communication that serves the community – not just public access (...
Weekly News from the President: Thrilled?
I read a quote this week from a supporter of PEG Access in the trade press who said they were “thrilled” about AT&T buying DirecTV. I read the quote twice and then again.
Weekly News from the President: Celebrating the Legacy of Charles Benton
A friend to the community media field and a champion of public interest communications passed away this past week. Many members of ACM are saddened to have heard the news of Charles Benton’s death this past week. He was a distinctive, generous and passionate advocate for our field and for numerous causes that benefited the public interest in telecommunications in the past forty years. His legacy lives with us all, and should be remembered and championed in years to come.