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Re: Radio owned and operated by workers?
- Subject: Re: Radio owned and operated by workers?
- From: "'A. Joseph Ross'" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Fri, 13 Mar 1998 01:21:28 -0500 (EST)
On Thu, 12 Mar 1998, Jibguy wrote:
> There are no FCC laws (or any other) prohibiting this, but I can't think of
> any examples off-hand either. Each partnership and/or corporate owned
> station must submit an annual "Ownership Report" showing all stockholders.
> Stockholders can be corporate clone-bots or real working people. Doesn't
> matter. Probably the reason there are few (if any) such people-owned
> stations is that "too many chiefs........" etc.
Well, I do remember a weekly newspaper in Cambridge called "The Real
Paper" that was run that way. I understand it was a real problem for the
reason you suggest, and that was its eventual downfall.
A. Joseph Ross, J.D. 617.367.0468
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