Last updated on: 11/4/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

FACSNET Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
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No position found as of Nov. 4, 2013

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Description:

“FACS is an independent, nonprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization with its headquarters in Pasadena, Calif., and an office in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1976, FACS has delivered educational programs to thousands of journalists. Now, as 30 years ago, the role of the media in society has never been more vital. And at few times in its history have the American media been more challenged in their credibility. FACS is dedicated to helping journalists meet this great challenge in the 21st century.”

“About Us,” www.facsnet.org (accessed Oct. 12, 2007)

Mission:

“The mission of FACS is to improve the quality of information reaching the public through the news. We believe better journalism can be achieved through education. Toward that end, FACS provides educational seminars designed to give journalists the background knowledge they need to better understand and analyze the issues that are so vital to our society.”

“About Us,” www.facsnet.org (accessed Oct. 12, 2007)

Other:
Non-profit 501(c)(3)
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