Last updated on: 9/8/2014 | Author: ProCon.org

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Sep. 8, 2014

Description:

“PBS is a private, nonprofit corporation, founded in 1969, whose members are America’s public TV stations — noncommercial, educational licensees that operate more than 350 PBS member stations and serve all 50 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam and American Samoa.

PBS and our member stations are America’s largest classroom, the nation’s largest stage for the arts and a trusted window to the world. In addition, PBS’s educational media helps prepare children for success in school and opens up the world to them in an age-appropriate way.”

“About PBS,” and “Mission Statement,” pbs.org, (accessed Sep. 8, 2014)

Mission:

“PBS’ mission is to create content that educates, informs and inspires. To do this, PBS offers programming that expands the minds of children, documentaries that open up new worlds, non-commercialized news programs that keep citizens informed on world events and cultures and programs that expose America to the worlds of music, theater, dance and art.”

“Mission Statement,” pbs.org, (accessed Sep. 8, 2014)

Other:
501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation
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