Radio Survivor’s Matthew Lasar is fascinated by the news of what is going on at community stations in places outside of the U.S. like India, South East Asia, Mexico, and Africa. He is especially interested in the dramatic and sometimes extreme nature of the “normal” experiences of stations like these. “Community radio in those places find themselves in very fraught relationships, and tense relationships, with larger communities around them,” Matthew Lasar said on this episode of the podcast.
You can support the work that goes into Radio Survivor in two ways:
- Matthew Lasar on Madibeng FM in Brits, South Africa.
And of course, Matthew Lasar has been writing about community radio elsewhere: