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Who Runs San Diego? The Role of Community Weeklies

By Doug Porter There are more than two dozen community weekly media outlets in San Diego.  Most appear on printed tabloid-sized newsprint editions. Some have a rather tenuous relationship with internet editions. Nationally speaking, paid circulation weeklies outnumber daily papers by a 6 to 1 margin. And nobody even keeps track of the smaller free […]

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Getting Democrats Elected and Re-Elected

Have you seen the San Diego County Party’s list of endorsed candidates?  Click here and share this link with your friends. Contact the San Diego County Democratic Party and sign up to help get-out-the-vote all over the county at 858-277-3367.

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Who Runs San Diego? The Grand Experiment at Voice of San Diego

By Linda Perine When Voice of San Diego (VOSD) began online publication nearly a decade ago the excitement in progressive San Diego was palpable. Here, finally, was an answer to the biased reporting that had been a hallmark of the UT for years (even before it was purchased by Doug Manchester). The world of journalism was being revolutionized as the […]

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Who Runs San Diego? Papa Doug the Kingmaker

By Eva Posner Last week we provided an overview of Doug Manchester, the U-T, and the influence this combination has on the electorate of San Diego County. This week, the goal is to delve a bit deeper, using a recent issue to illustrate the intensity of collusion with the publisher of the region’s largest paper […]

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Media Control of Public Discussion

Eva Posner, Frank Gormlie and Doug Porter discuss how the local media control public discussions, and how we’re fighting back. Linda Perine outlines the plans for a series of articles by the Democratic Woman’s Club published in the San Diego Free Press on Who Runs San Diego? Where Carol Kim’s HQ

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Who Runs San Diego? Douglas Manchester and U-T San Diego

By Eva Posner U-T San Diego, formerly the San Diego Union-Tribune, is the largest daily newspaper in the region. According to the U-T advertising rate book, U-T San Diego reaches 29.9% of the adult population of San Diego during the week, and 41.2% on Sundays. U-T San Diego.com receives 29.5 million page views per month. […]