Never underestimate the power of small dollars in large numbers. "Citizen Koch," a documentary critical of the billionaire Koch brothers and big money in politics, has surpassed its $75,000…
The recent blackout and restart of ERT in Greece underlines the fact that these are challenging times for public broadcasters — due to government budget cuts, the growing presence of new rivals and…
Greek state TV and radio were gradually pulled off the air late Tuesday, hours after the government said it would temporarily close all state-run broadcasts and lay off about 2,500 workers as part of…
Artists like the Who, James Taylor and the B-52s have turned to the Public Broadcasting System to boost their profile, and vice versa.
Making a move into the international market, Cinedigm has acquired digital/VOD rights for the U.S., Canada and Latin American to over 1,000 TV episodes from the Australian Broadcasting Corp. library…
The sales bounty is coming as the government embarks on an ambitious but untested plan to entice flailing stations to put their spectrum up for auction.
Mitt Romney's vow to cut federal funding for PBS at last night's debate --- even as he said he "loved" Big Bird and liked debate moderator Jim Lehrer --- has triggered a rebuke from public…
Outlining a number of areas in which he would cut from the federal budget, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told Fortune magazine that he would eliminate federal funding for PBS, the…
PBS, NPR and public stations are once again sounding the alarm as House Republicans have proposed zeroing out federal funding for public broadcasting.
In the past, shrieking done in the presence of PBS content has generally been reserved for toddlers watching "Sesame Street." But in a New York City theater in early May, cries of delight were coming…