On December 1, 2011, the FCC visited Atlanta, supposedly to ascertain its communications needs. At a public meeting, members of Occupy Atlanta, the Communications Workers of America, along with locals from People TV, the Georgia Green Party and Black Agenda Report demanded the FCC STOP THE PRIVATIZATION OF NEW TV CHANNELS, that they CREATE NEW & DIVERSE NONPROFIT BROADCASTERS by awarding new broadcast licenses around the country, and that they GUARANTEE FUNDING OF COMMUNITY MEDIA by levying substantial license fees on commercial broadcasters and cable operators for the scarce public resources they use….
The FCC has complete footage, but has so far refused to post the video.
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