Also on CounterSpin today, public interest groups and media activists of all stripes lined up to oppose the Comcast-NBC merger. And among the coalition of anti-merger activists was… Bloomberg, the media company owned by New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg. So what did they want? And did they get it? Journalist Aram Roston took a look at Bloomberg’s media policy activism in a new piece for the Nation magazine. He’ll join us to talk about it.
–“How Bloomberg Does Business,” by Aram Roston (The Nation, 2/28/11)