Written by: Tom Rieland
Date: November 20, 2010

Roger Ebert has a new piece in the Chicago Sun-Times that is a must read. He asks why NPR is considered a threat to some instead of a national resource. Here is a short excerpt, but read the whole piece at the Chicago Sun-Times website: NPR surely is the voice of America — the voice I hope the world is listening to via the internet. It is the voice of our better nature. We are not all snarling dogs of Left and Right, feasting on shreds torn from the Body Politic. Some of us (maybe most of us, when the mood is right) are kind, curious, sane. We are interested in other peoples, other lifestyles, other choices. We do not demand that the media tell us over and over again the things we already believe. We are open to new ideas.

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