[pp.int.general] Our ideology

Philip Hunt cabalamat at googlemail.com
Thu Jul 30 19:31:39 CEST 2009

2009/7/30 Reinier Bakels <r.bakels at planet.nl>:
> Somehow, it is a checken-and-egg  problem. Newspapers and TV networks spend
> little attention to European themes, so no one knows about them, and no one
> is interested, so it is is not attractive to make newspaper articles or TV
> news items on EU politics. Perhaps there should be an (initially subsidised)
> European TV network - which should have full journalistic freedom, except
> that it should concentrate on "Brussels" and "Strassbourg".

If this is to be done, it should be primarily a website that also does
audio-visual news productions. News and documentary programmes could
be broadcast(*) by BitTorrent to save money. The concept of a TV
channel is largely obsolete.

* in the sense of "scattered widely"

Philip Hunt, <cabalamat at googlemail.com>
Campaigns Officer / Press Officer, Pirate Party UK

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