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Judy Woodruff special projects

Wisconsin
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It’s wonderful that the terrific talents and experience of Judy Woodruff will be used to keep a pulse on our nation’s opinions and trends. If she wants to talk with someone who has a very common-sense and compassionate perspective on American life, my wife, Barbara Johnson would be a uniquely qualified person to talk with. I know that this is probably an email that will be dismissed, but I thought I would give you and/or Judy an opportunity to gain a rural, midwestern view on our nation’s issues. Richard J*****n

Burns The us and the Holocaust

California
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You are promoting distortion of history.

"The Heritage of Slavery"

California
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I represent a nonprofit dedicated to alleviate hunger inAmerica. We would like to use a youtube clip from your series "of Black America". It appears that episode 5 is copyrighted. I believe Fair Use applies but please let me know if you have any legal objection to using this episode in our online Hunger Museum.. Thank you.

The heritage of slavery. By Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc.

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Registration Number / Date RE0000717530 / 1996-01-04 Renewal Registration for A00000046722 / 1968-09-12 Type of Work Text Title The heritage of slavery. By Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. Series Of Black America Copyright Claimant CBS, Inc. (PWH) Names Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. CBS, Inc.

Note from CPB: Thank you for contacting the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). CPB does not fund projects unrelated to public broadcasting. Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) is a commercial broadcast television and radio network.

Funding Radio & Television

Missouri
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I am a retired Public radio engineer. I am retired from two Universities. I worked at the radio stations for over two decades. At the second Radio station our transmitter was co-located at the PBS transmitter. So for over ten years I had the opportunity to observe the transmitter sites of both an NPR and PBS stations. In the time I was there, the television station replaced their transmitter 3 times. While that was going on there was no money for replacing my 30 year old transmitter. Maybe I am that much a better engineer than theirs were. Well, I must admit that during that time the change from NTSC to ATSC occurred. That change should have been funded outside of the regular equipment replacement funding. My point is that television is funded far in excess of what radio needs. A radio station should not be required to keep repairing a 20 to 30 year old transmitter when the television station is over-funded that they can replace theirs twice. I AM erring on the conservative side in saying that they replaced their transmitter twice during that period.

I am an engineer. I therefore not a writer. I tend to be terse. I am not a persuasive writer or speaker. I must insist that you take my statements and observations as real and more critical than I am stating here.

Politics Monday

Massachusetts
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I used to watch the News Hour on Mondays and Fridays specifically because I liked the commentary. I miss Politics Monday! Now I’m down to Friday alone. Additionally, reporting seems “fluffier”, e.g., no mention yesterday of sending tanks to Ukraine.

National Public Radio Audit

Hawaii
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When was the last time you audited National Public Radio for balance and objectivity? Is the audit public? NPR stopped trying to show the both sides of any issue in 2016; I assumed balance and objectivity would return after Trump left office, but the progressive/liberal slant on all stories continues. I was a big fan and generous supporter of NPR prior to 2017. No longer.

get rid of kabin

Colorado
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he is stupid this is a music station noit an idiot tlk show

Politics Monday

Virginia
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why did you drop Amy Walter's and Tamara Keith's segment Poltics Monday from the Newshour?

black woman on washington week

Wisconsin
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Get this liar off of your show, spewing lies. She said someone was looking for nancy pelosi, but beat up her husband instead. Lies.

washington week

Wisconsin
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Nothing but a trump bashing show. Very biased. But it doesn't matter because I'm sure you have low viewership.. I just watch it cuz I love sht shows. LOL

Santos

Texas
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Please investigate and do a report on Congressman Santos

Elinor Wonders Why to be Renewed for Season 2

Pennsylvania
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Hi, I am submitting you a ticket to renew Elinor Wonders Why for a season 2. In the new season, Elinor and her friends continue exploring and visit new friends from around the world and from a different town. If you renew the series for a second season, I will get back to you.

Politics Monday

Massachusetts
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This is the third time I have asked this question: why was Politics Monday (evidently) dropped from the PBS NewsHour, and why was nothing whatsoever said about it?

PBS New Hour’s Politics Monday

South Dakota
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We have noticed Politics Monday has been absent since the beginning of 2023. Will this be permanent? We miss this segment and hope it will return.

Pbs news hour 2023

Oregon
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I think Jeff and Amna are doing a great job. But where is Politics Monday with Amy Walters and Tamara Keith? A bunch of us are hoping they have just been on a 2 week hiatus. We've missed them! their comments are always a favorite way to start the week.

Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Florida
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I have watched the News hour with Judy Woodruff for many years. I am appalled and surprised by the lack of coverage on what is currently happening in Israel/Palestine. The UN Security Council is preparing to hold an emergency meeting to discuss the recent visit by Israel’s new national security minister, Itamar Ben-Gvir, to the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East Jerusalem. His visit was condemned across the Middle East. Ben-Gvir’s actions could lead to more conflict. Jordan’s Foreign Ministry decrying it as “scandalous and [an] unacceptable violation of international law.” Al-Aqsa Mosque is one of the holiest sites in Islam and Judaism. Why isn't this important story being reported in the News Hour?

Donald Trump

California
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Why give to a know dangerous individual who has shown that his intent is to influence large numbers of people for his personal gain. Does a man who loves his country not pay taxes?

Bias

Texas
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Enjoy many programs on PBS. Today I was watching and again, in between shows you were promoting the Global Weirding series. Now I admit that I have not seen an actual episode, but I imagine many viewers do not watch the series but see the “ads” in between other shows. These ads promote a single, decidedly left leaning view and I would suggest you provide other views that present the fact that there are indeed two sides to the issue.

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Startup money for noncommercial educational community radio station

Oregon
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We are in rural eastern Oregon (Ontario) and have been working toward starting a community radio station. We have a tower and building and are in the process of making applications. However, we need startup money. We have a few community supporters and sponsors but we need more. Do you have suggestions? Thank you.

Note from CPB: Thank you for contacting the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). CPB accepts proposals based on open grants. All information about our grant process, including a list of open grants can be found on our website at http://www.cpb.org/grants. To qualify for a grant from CPB, a station must be operating under a noncommercial educational license granted by the FCC and meet several criteria including: operating under a valid renewable broadcast license issued by the United States Federal government, must have a minimum operating schedule of 18 consecutive hours per day, seven days per week, and 52 weeks per year. More information about eligibility requirements for radio stations is available here: http://cpb.org/stations/certification/ and https://www.cpb.org/sites/default/files/radio_community_service_grant_-csg-_general_provisions_and_eligibility_criteria_fy_2023.pdf

PBS NewsHour

California
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The MacNeil-Lehrer Report was a shiny city on the hill of the TV news wasteland. They would devote each show to a single topic, with opposing advocates being interviewed together. Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer did not tell us what to think. They trusted the viewers to listen to both sides of the issue and make up their own minds.

When Judy Woodruff took over the show, renamed as the PBS NewsHour, she destroyed the show. On virtually every issue, only one side is presented, the left-wing side. For the Friday weekly roundtable, they hired fake-conservative Jonathan Capehart as the counterpart to liberal David Brooks. Instead of offering conservative rebuttals to Brooks, Capehart seems to always agree with Brooks.

Note from CPB: Thank you for contacting the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Although CPB does not produce programming or employ journalists, we welcome all comments about public media’s content and services. PBS NewsHour chief correspondent Amna Nawaz and chief Washington correspondent and PBS News Weekend anchor Geoff Bennett have succeeded Judy Woodruff as co-anchors on PBS Newshour on Monday, January 2, 2023. https://www.cpb.org/pressroom/Amna-Nawaz-and-Geoff-Bennett-Named-Co-Anchors-PBS-NewsHour Your feedback will have more weight if you contact PBS NewsHour directly: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/contact-us