Con-vention Update

Stephen E Philion philion at
Wed Aug 16 13:12:52 PDT 2000

Max, My impression was Fox was the rush limbaugh station and msnbc was the 'liberal' counterweight with good ol' geraldo playing one of the liberals the right loves to hate. Ther should be an email write in campaign to the networks asking for real coverage of articulate spokespersons of the protests, organizers...I'm surprised FAIR or some such organization should be up to that task...


On Wed, 16 Aug 2000, Max Sawicky wrote:

> Max Sawicky wrote:
> > Coverage of the demos have been practically nil, . . .
> I'm not sure what coverage you are talking about. TV perhaps?
> << Chuck0 >>
> tv. it also seems like for MSNBC, the conv
> is an opportunity for them to show their
> yakking right-wing guests and not even
> show the convention proceedings. The tube
> coverage of demos seemed limited to about
> 30 seconds, after the convention has
> recessed. This is not to say the demos
> were without purpose.
> mbs

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