Category Archives: LINK TV

HEROES AND HEROINES, 2014!

Jan. 4, 2014  By Jack Jodell. HAPPY NEW YEAR, everybody! I thought I’d start this new year on a positive note. Lord knows, this blog has spent a very long time focusing on the negative aspects of our government, economy, … Continue reading

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THE NEW BLACKLISTING MUST STOP!

Sept. 2, 2013  By Jack Jodell. In the early 1950s, America was irrationally gripped with fear – primarily, fear of communists and the then-rising tide of world communism. Thousands of clergy, elected officials, and even movie stars and media figures rose … Continue reading

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FREE SPEECH TV FOR YOU AND ME!

July 21, 2013  By Jack Jodell. As those who have followed this blog for some time are well aware, I have justifiably berated our pathetic and childish mainstream media for many years. Their shallowness, repetitiveness, and propensity for featuring sensationalism and … Continue reading

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TIME TO PUT OUR MONEY WHERE OUR MOUTHS ARE!

December 5, 2012  By Jack Jodell So many of us complain about the state of American television today, and with good reason. After all, American mass media is almost totally owned and controlled by 6 huge corporations, and we all … Continue reading

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AN ANALYSIS OF TV NEWS – FROM 1958 (PART III)!

Aug. 14, 2012  By Jack Jodell Here is the third and final part of a truly visionary speech delivered to the Radio and Television News Directors Association by the late, great, iconic Edward R. Murrow.on October 15, 1058. I have … Continue reading

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FOR THOSE WHO SEEK TRUTH IN NEWS!

  By Gwendolyn H. Barry of A NEW GLOBAL MYTH (http://newglobalmyth.blogspot.com/ and Jack Jodell of THE SATURDAY AFTERNOON POST (http://jackjodell53.wordpress.com/), Feb. 2, 2012   This is a joint post by both authors which also appears at both of the above websites … Continue reading

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2011 YEAR-END MUSINGS

By Jack Jodell, Dec. 27, 2011 _________________________________________________ JUST A REMINDER: We are in the closing days of LINK TV’s year-end fundraiser to provide us with commercial-free, corporate-free programming, and they are very near their goal. If you are truly sick … Continue reading

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THE ALTERNATIVE TO MAINSTREAM, CORPORATE MEDIA!

By Jack Jodell, Nov. 29, 2011 If you’re as sick of mainstream, corporate media as I am, I’d like to remind you that we are NOT limited solely to the same old corporatist, commercial-laden garbage that constantly bombards us on … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part V)

By Jack Jodell, June 12, 2011 NAOMI KLEIN (1970- ) is a brilliant progressive author and activist who has been very busy in the fields of publishing and videography. She comes from a Jewish family well-versed in left-wing politics: her paternal … Continue reading

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GREAT PROGRESSIVE VOICES (Part II)

By Jack Jodell, May 9, 2011 AMY GOODMAN (1957- ) is a very talented journalist, author, activist, and host of LINK TV’s Democracy Now!, which is also carried on nearly 300 radio stations. The show is one of a kind, in that … Continue reading

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