Alternative Media Sources
At a time of corporate-owned media conglomerates when multiple viewpoints in mainstream US media are things of the past, we all need alternative information sources.
Check out the online media resources below and share them with friends…one of the most valuable things WILPF members can do is help others become informed! Some of these sites accept editorials from readers. Send them material and say you’re from WILPF!
IMPLEMENT A BRANCH MEDIA CAMPAIGN: find names and contact information for all radio, tv and print media in your area www.congress.org/congressorg/dbq/media/
www.guardian.co.uk - British Daily excellent Iraq coverage
www.independent.co.uk - British paper favoring news from independent journalists
www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/index.shtml - BBC World Service with audio options
COLLECTIONS OF NEWS FROM MANY SOURCES and many links
www.blackelectorate.com - articles relating to African-Americans from variety of mainstream and independent sources
www.indymedia.org - independent media organizations and journalists collective
english.aljazeera.net - Al-Jazeera's english language news site
MEDIA WATCHDOG/ADVOCACY SITES
www.accuracy.org - Institute for Public Accuracy
www.fair.org - Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting
www.cjr.org/owners - Columbia Journal Review’s listing of who really owns the media