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Revealed: Indymedia's government links, ties to Bush administration

[This Subject: line is of course a little tongue-in-cheek, but this is a 
real FCC press release. It's funny since the same Seattle Indymedia center 
got into a tussle with the FBI not too long ago 
(http://www.politechbot.com/p-01957.html). --Declan]


>From: "Ben Polen" <ben@allenwood.org>
>To: "Declan McCullagh" <declan@well.com>
>Subject: Fw: Seattle, WA Media Concentration Hearing Webcast--starting now!
>Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2003 12:03:50 -0500
>FCC is now promoting Indymedia!!!
>What has happened!
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Betty Morris" <BMORRIS@fcc.gov>
>Sent: Friday, March 07, 2003 11:54 AM
>Subject: Seattle, WA Media Concentration Hearing Webcast--starting now!
> > An audio webcast of the media concentration hearing being held in Seattle
>today by FCC Commissioners Michael Copps and Jonathan Adelstein will begin
>at noon Eastern Standard Time.  Please visit the following address:
> >
> > http://seattle.indymedia.org/
> >
> > Please then click on the yellow "Radio IMC" link on the left side of the
>page and listen in!
> >
> >
> > Betty L. Morris
> > Staff Assistant to the Legal Advisors
> > Office of Commissioner Michael J. Copps
> > Federal Communications Commission
> > Suite 8-A302
> > (202) 418-2000 ph
> > (202) 418-2802 fax
> > www.bmorris@fcc.gov
> >
> >

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