Happy Holidays

BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA WEEKLY DISPATCH By Leslie Fields-Cruz   December 22, 2020 I’ve said this in a previous post, but it bears repeating:  I am SO HAPPY to see 2020 draw to a close! It has been a trying and exhausting year, one I doubt anyone will miss. Surely, 2021 will come with its own set of

Treasure Chest

BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA WEEKLY DISPATCH By Leslie Fields-Cruz   December 15, 2020 Digital Public Media: America’s Commercial-Free Treasure Chest I want to thank to those of you who responded to last month’s Dispatch about public media membership vs. commercial subscriptions. I’ll be sharing some of your comments, anonymously of course, with my colleagues in public media.

Power Giving

BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA WEEKLY DISPATCH By Leslie Fields-Cruz December 8, 2020 The Power of Giving By now, I know many of you have already checked out and contributed to the BPM Emergency Relief Fund, which we launched last week on Giving Tuesday. I hope those of you who give gifts for the holidays will consider purchasing