R/Evolution: Community Media Moment to be, or not to be


What are the reasonable needs of a community of 45,000 in central CT for access to a means to create, distribute, or merely view media in the public interest? The presumption of those legislatively enabling community media programs or establishing transparency guidelines has been: Reasonable need is determined based on dialogue between citizen advocates and … Continue reading R/Evolution: Community Media Moment to be, or not to be

A Civic Conversation Program – A Gap Exists


Community Access TV is called vanity TV by some, the electronic soapbox by others and sometimes the ‘church channel’ given the predominance of religion-oriented programming. I like the change Wallingford’s Public Access Channel is trying to make to become WPAA Community Building TV. The Community Building theme evolved when the organization sought to find and … Continue reading A Civic Conversation Program – A Gap Exists