Alternate News Sources

    BBC News ( URL is http://news.bbc.co.uk/ )

    When a BBC correspondent reports a story, the aim is to provide an insight based on evidence and on professional judgement - uncluttered by commercial interest or the need to support a particuar proprietor or ideology. So above all we need to be inquiring and open-minded - unafraid to surprise our audiences with a view of a story that is different - and always looking for a wide range of evidence and opinion.

    Independent World TV presents The Real News ( URL is http://therealnews.com/t2/ )

    The Real News will investigate, report and debate stories that help us understand the critical issues of our time. We won't blindly follow wire services or official press releases that attempt to set the news agenda. We will cover the big stories of the day, but we will broaden the definition of what's important.

    Project Censored ( URL is http://www.projectcensored.org/ )

    The Mission of Project Censored is to educate people about the role of independent journalism in a democratic society and to tell The News That Didn't Make the News and why. Project Censored is a media research group out of Sonoma State University which tracks the news published in independent journals and newsletters. From these, Project Censored compiles an annual list of 25 news stories of social significance that have been overlooked, under-reported or self-censored by the country’s major national news media.

    MediaChannel.org ( URL is http://www.mediachannel.org/ )

    MediaChannel is a media issues supersite, featuring criticism, breaking news, and investigative reporting from hundreds of organizations worldwide. As the media watch the world, we watch the media.

    Free Speech TV ( URL is http://www.freespeech.org/ )

    Free Speech TV is a publicly-supported, independent, non-profit TV channel that is a project of Public Communicators, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit, tax-exempt organization. It is available nationally, 24/7, on DISH Satellite Network . Selected programs are available on 108 community access cable stations in 28 states. FSTV fuels the movement for progressive social, economic, and political transformation.

    Prometheus Radio Project ( URL is http://www.prometheusradio.org/ )

    To serve as a microradio resource center offering legal, technical, and organizational support for the non-commercial community broadcasters

    Link TV ( URL is http://www.linktv.org )

    Link TV is the first national network offering a global perspective on news, current events and culture, presenting viewpoints seldom covered in the U.S. media.

    AlterNet.org ( URL is http://www.alternet.org/ )

    AlterNet.org is a project of the Independent Media Institute , a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening and supporting independent and alternative journalism.


Updated April 14 , 2011.