Columbia Broadcasting System CBS

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)


one of the largest broadcasting companies in the USA. It was founded in 1927. In 1972, CBS included more than 250 radio and about 200 television stations (affiliates), which operated on a commercial basis. CBS has a broad network of correspondents in the USA and abroad. On the whole, the propaganda in its broadcasts meets the interests of the ruling circles of the USA.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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