By Julie Drizin
July 21, 2016
"I wanted Current to produce provocative coverage that would motivate people to remake public media to look and sound more like America.
To me this is not just a moral imperative (as in the right thing to do); it’s about ensuring the relevance, value and sustainability of public media in a nation undergoing seismic demographic and political changes. And diversity is our shared mission, as written in the Public Broadcasting Act."