SiriusXM Debuts “Media Matters Radio”
Six-week, live series on SiriusXM Left channel to be fueled by progressive watchdog group to expose and correct media misinformation
NEW YORK, NY”“ September 21, 2011 – Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced that it will launch a live, interactive six-week radio series with Media Matters for America, the Internet-based, politically progressive research and information center.
Launching on September 24, Media Matters Radio will air live on Saturdays from 10:00 am ““ 12:00 pm ET and replay Sundays from 11:00 am ““ 1:00 pm ET. The series will run on SiriusXM Left, channel 127. Ari Rabin-Hart, Executive Vice President of Media Matters, and Bradley Herring, Executive Producer for the site, will co-host, systematically analyzing a cross section of print, broadcast, cable, radio, and Internet media outlets for conservative misinformation and alerting listeners to take action.
Launched in May 2004, Media Matters is a progressive research and information center dedicated to monitoring, analyzing and correcting conservative misinformation in the media.