Democracy Now! exposé featuring Center for Media & Democracy


If you get a chance, check out today's Democracy Now! where they devote the whole show to the issue of Video News Releases.

A new report by the Center for Media and Democracy reveals the continued widespread use of "VNR'S" in television news broadcasts.

Democracy Now! interviews the authors of the report as well as FCC commissioner Jonathan Adelstein and an "expert" featured in several paid Video News Releases.

Check out the show here

Read the full report here

ACT here

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