Media Council Hawai‘i (MCH), formerly the Honolulu Community Media Council (HCMC), was established in 1970 and is the oldest of the five volunteer media councils that exists in the United States. MCH is composed of individuals from the community and the meida and is a non-partisan, non-profit, non-governmental independent group, which seeks to improve public access to information, strengthen public support for First Amendment rights and freedoms, broaden public understanding of the role of the media, and promote accurate and fair journalism in Hawai‘i.
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NewsMorphosis Redux, August 25, 2011
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Presented by the Hawaii Venture Capital Association & ThinkTech Hawaii, this event included two panels that addressed changes in our local media following the merger of the Honolulu Advertiser and the Honolulu Star-Bulletin.
MCH President Chris Coneybeare was among those on the first panel. His remarks, entitled "Whether the reporting and commmentary by Hawaii's news media is properly reaching and informing the public," can be found in its entirety on our blog.