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Who Owns The Media?

In past decades, media has been parceled off and is now controlled by a few companies known as "the Big Six". What companies own the media?

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Americans' Trust in Media Remains at Historical Low (gallup.com)
"Four in 10 Americans say they have "a great deal" or "a fair amount" of trust and confidence in the mass media to report the news fully, accurately and fairly. "

These 6 Corporations Control 90% Of The Media In America (businessinsider.com)
"This infographic created by Jason at Frugal Dad shows that almost all media comes from the same six sources."

Comcast (mediadb.eu)
"The Comcast Corporation is currently the world's largest media corporation with headquarters in Philadelphia, USA. "

The Walt Disney Company (mediadb.eu)
"The Walt Disney Company is currently the world's second largest media and entertainment company and includes the Walt Disney film studios [...]"

Tangled Webs (economist.com)
"Massive, widely spread media groups are in disgrace. But their strategy can work-if spun in the right way."