The Media Research Center of Alaska, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to ethics in the media.The MRCA actively identifies, analyzes, and reports on media bias in Alaska.Our efforts are magnified each time a person takes a stance against media bias, creating a stronger collective voice.Therefore, the MRCA has created this ACTION GUIDE so that YOU can easily participate in our mission.We thank you for your individual contributions!
Educate yourself and stay current on media bias news:
--VISIT this Website often and learn how to identify media bias
--SIGN-UP for the Media Research Center of Alaska’s ALERT CENTER to monitor media bias
--SUBSCRIBE to MRCA’s eZine:“Voice of Alaska,” to keep up on media bias combat efforts
--REPORT media bias in Alaska at the MRCA’s Website
--JOIN the FORUM at the MRCA website to discuss media bias with other interested folks
--SUGGEST the MRCA website to your friends and associates
--DONATE to the Media Research Center of Alaska so that we can continue to lead this cause
Complain to the media!
--CONTACT the media directly, pointing out/complaining about bias
--Write "letters to the editor" pointing out examples of media bias
--Write/FAX letters to commercial sponsors of media, either in support or protest
--Write letters of support/appreciation when media provides fair and balanced coverage
--Get to know the Editor and News Editors of your local newspaper; call them to point out bias, and write "Letters to the Editor"
--When you identify bias and write a letter, post the details on yahoo and other internet message boards, including MRCA’s FORUM encouraging others to also write letters
Recruit others to our cause/educate the public about media bias: