Radio’s Vital Role in Women’s Suffrage and Democracy

On this day 100 years ago, the 19th Amendment, which guarantees all American women the right to vote, was adopted into the U.S. Constitution. Radio is also celebrating the 100th year of the first commercial radio broadcast in 2020. As we commemorate these important anniversaries, we remember the vital role radio played to amplify the … Continue reading Radio’s Vital Role in Women’s Suffrage and Democracy

Delivering Radios to Hurricane-Ravished Puerto Rico: A First-Person Account

Author's Note: To view photos of my trip to Puerto Rico, click here. I recently had the opportunity of a lifetime. I was asked by my employer – the National Association of Broadcasters – to travel to Puerto Rico to help distribute 10,000 battery-operated radios to people in hurricane-ravaged island and the Virgin Islands. The idea … Continue reading Delivering Radios to Hurricane-Ravished Puerto Rico: A First-Person Account