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Playbook of Panic: PBS President Suggests Trump Will Shut Down Tiny Alaska Stations

Variety reported the summer tour of the Television Critics Association included PBS president Paula Kerger inveighing against the Trump administration plan to defund the Corporation for Public Broadcasting in its budget. It's an easy...Show More Summary

South Sudan detains director of public broadcaster for more than a week

Nairobi, July 18, 2017--South Sudanese authorities should immediately release Adil Faris Mayat, the director of the country's public broadcaster, South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation, the Committee to Protect Journalist said today. National Security Service agents arrested Mayat in Juba on July 10, according to media reports....

Former CPB Director Says Taxpayers Fund Racially Divisive Programs

Howard Husock of the Manhattan Institute, a former member of the board at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, penned an article for The Wall Street Journal provocatively titled “Racial Division, Made Possible by Viewers Like You:...Show More Summary

George Will Wants to Kill Public Broadcasting and Save Taxpayers $1.40 Per Year

Yes folks, your friend on the Washington Post opinion page, George Will, wants to reduce your tax burden. He argues that the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) is a waste of taxpayer dollars. It is forcing average taxpayers to foot the bill for radio and TV shows that members of Congress value. Naturally Mr. Show More Summary

Under Trump's Budget Plan Tax Payer Dollars Will Still Subsidize Masterpiece Theater and Beethoven Symphonies

Washington Post columnist Steven Pearlstein urged people to be moderate in their criticisms of the Trump budget. In obvious reference to plans to eliminate support for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment...Show More Summary

2018 Federal Budget Seeks to Eliminate Everything That Makes America Great

It’s been posted elsewhere but we’ll pick up with Hyperallergic’s coverage of the proposed 2018 budget, which, yes, seeks to eliminate the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, theShow More Summary

Why America's Public Media Can't Do Its Job

By Christopher Chávez, University of Oregon When the Trump administration released its proposed budget in March, it suggested eliminating federal funding for the Corporation of Public Broadcasting (CPB). “Can we really continue to ask...Show More Summary

Corporation for Public Broadcasting and National Endowment of the Arts Avoid Budget Ax

“After a month worrying about the fate of funding for the National Endowment for the Arts and the hundreds of community organizations that the agency supports nationwide, the arts world found hope in congressional leaders’ agreement Sunday that would not...

Congress's Budget Deal Includes Increases (!) For NEA, NEH

7 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

Mind you, they're not big increases - $2 million (1.33%) each for the NEA and NEH, and flat funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. But this is a change from the Trump administration's proposal to eliminate the agencies entirely. "Like many of Trump's planned initiatives for his first 100 days in office, however, this […]

NEA & Public Broadcasting Safe In House’s Budget Bill For Fiscal 2017

The House Appropriations Committee’s fiscal year 2017 omnibus appropriations bill includes increased funding for the National Endowment for the Arts and Humanities, as well as continued funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Show More Summary

Federal budget deal would spare arts agencies

The new federal spending bill would spare — and even slightly increase — funding for three arts-related agencies that President Donald Trump had proposed eliminating: the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, … Click to Continue »

A Mom's Plea For President Trump to Protect PBS

Dear President Trump, Last month, your team released a budget that proposes to cut funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the organization that funds PBS and NPR. You've commented before about what a pretty picture it is...Show More Summary

Trump Targets the Legal Services Corporation

bikeriderlondon/Shutterstock B eyond eliminating the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the endowments for the arts and humanities, and other extreme Heritage Foundation-inspired dismantling, President Donald Trump’s budget blueprint...Show More Summary

State Of Maryland Might Replace Trump Cuts To Its PBS Funding

7 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

"What that means is that if President Donald Trump’s controversial call to zero out funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting were to take effect, Maryland would be giving MPT $3 million to replace it – the sum that MPT is scheduled to receive from the federal government through the CPB. The commitment appears to […]

Four-Star Retired Army General: Protect PBS from Trump Budget Cuts

Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal has come to the defense of public media amid the Trump administration's proposal to eliminate all $445 million in annual funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS's parent company. In an...Show More Summary

McChrystal: PBS as Vital as Military for US Safety

On the chopping block in President Trump's proposed budget are nearly 20 different agencies, including the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which funds the Public Broadcasting Service. In an op-ed for the New York Times, retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal makes the point that the "hard power" of a strong military...

Stanley McChrystal Calls Picking Military Spending Over PBS 'A False Choice’

Retired United States Army General Stanley McChrystal published an impassioned op-ed in The New York Times on Wednesday, pleading with Washington to think twice before cutting funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). “As...Show More Summary

David Byrne on Trump NEA Elimination Proposal: “That’s Just Completely Stupid”

David Byrne has spoken out against Donald Trump’s recent proposal to eliminate the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities, as well as the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Show More Summary

Sbarro Health Research Organization President Re-Elected to Board of Italian American Foundation

Giordano is joined on the board by Corporation for Public Broadcasting President and CEO Patricia de Stacy Harrison and former Talk America President, Chairman and CEO Gabriel A. Battista who will serve as co-chairperson of the Foundation

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