Myth of media concentration

In the mid 1980s, the top ten media companies accounted for almost half of total industry revenues. The figure was only slightly higher by the late 1990s. The January issue of Reason magazine tears into the myth of media monopolies, pointing out they are neither as common nor as powerful as some seemingly think.

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