Who Controls the Media in North America?

Do you ever wonder why you’re always hearing the same ten songs on the radio? Recently, Jason at Frugal Dad compiled data and designed the below infographic to demonstrate that major media in North America is derived from six main groups.
Emerging sites featuring user-generated content, like reddit and Hacker News, are gaining popularity amongst readers since they offer a refreshing change of pace from the big six.

Media Consolidation Infographic

 

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