Media Justice for Indian Country

FLAGSTAFF, AZ – Most people may not realize that nearly 60 radio stations and 4 or more television stations dot Indian Country, filling broadcast and Internet airwaves with information and data critical to the nation building efforts of Tribes and to the decision making of their citizens.

In 2010, Loris Taylor, President and CEO of Native Public Media, participated in the Aspen Institute Forum on Communications and Society, contributing to the News Cities: The Next Generation of Healthy Informed Communities report. This report detailed the worst of times for the news business and the best of times including the expansion of online information sources.