Former staff & supporters standing up for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation

We say: ABC should not take Google, Facebook ad money

ABC Alumni believes the ABC should withdraw from negotiating any contractual revenue-sharing with Google and Facebook.

In our view, this is another case of the ABC being exposed to commercial pressure through external revenue.

Instead, we say the ABC should receive adequate, untied funding from Australia’s consolidated revenue as a public good, with no commercial agendas.

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