Last updated on: 7/20/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of June 23, 2011

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“PBS has transformed itself from a solely broadcast organization to a multi-platform leader that serves Americans through television, mobile TV, the Web, interactive whiteboards in the classroom and more…

PBS is a private, nonprofit corporation, founded in 1969, whose members are America’s public TV stations — noncommercial, educational licensees that operate nearly 360 PBS member stations and serve all 50 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam and American Samoa.”

“Mission Statement,” PBS website (accessed June 23, 2011)

Mission:

“PBS’ mission is to create content that educates, informs and inspires.”

“Mission Statement,” PBS website (accessed June 23, 2011)

Other:
Private, nonprofit corporation