Media shapes culture and popular opinion, and informs our democracy. But there is no true democracy without diverse media voices and a free and open press. Some popular new shows, movies and hires certainly demonstrate progress, but how can we REALLY promote sustainable diversity? The Cap Table Matters! When media ownership changes, underlying culture changes. Our next-gen media founders discuss this topic, show where it's happening, and suggest ways to encourage more diverse media ownership.
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