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Confused about Public Media? Check out the Center's new FAQ!

Communicating about shared issues—whether it’s traffic congestion in the neighborhood, lower wages for women, or the concerns of the families of soldiers not receiving adequate body armor—builds a group’s awareness of itself as a public. The Center's new Frequently Asked Questions: Public Media, by Center Director Pat Aufderheide and Research Fellow 6, helps to clarify exactly what public media is, how it's used, and why it's so important to a democratic society. Read the full document, and let us know what you think!