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Cable News Network (CNN)

  • By: Michel Mathien
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The Cable News Network (CNN) began modestly in 1980 in the United States as the first 24-hour, all-news television channel in the United States, transmitted on cable television systems. A few years later, it had changed not only the broadcasting landscape ...

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