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Advertising is an audio or visual form of marketing communication that employs an openly sponsored, non-personal message to promote or sell a product, service or idea.
The Association of Alternative Newsmedia (AAN), formerly known as the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies, is a trade association of alternative weekly newspapers in North America.
Athens, officially Athens–Clarke County, is a consolidated city–county and American college town in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Atlanta is the capital city and most populous municipality of the state of Georgia in the United States.
BCN MES is a monthly cultural newspaper in and about Barcelona.
Boise Weekly is a newspaper in Boise, Idaho, United States.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
Boulder Weekly is an alternative newsweekly that publishes every Thursday in Boulder, Colorado.
Buffalo is the second largest city in the state of New York and the 81st most populous city in the United States.
A business model describes the rationale of how an organization creates, delivers, and captures value,Business Model Generation, Alexander Osterwalder, Yves Pigneur, Alan Smith, and 470 practitioners from 45 countries, self-published, 2010 in economic, social, cultural or other contexts.
The Chicago Reader, or Reader (stylized as ЯEADER), is an American alternative weekly newspaper in Chicago, Illinois, noted for its literary style of journalism and coverage of the arts, particularly film and theater.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
City Pages is an alternative newspaper serving the Minneapolis–St. Paul metropolitan area.
Classified advertising is a form of advertising which is particularly common in newspapers, online and other periodicals which may be sold or distributed free of charge.
The Cleveland Free Times was an alternative weekly newspaper in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Cleveland Scene is an alternative weekly newspaper based in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Colorado Springs Independent (commonly referred to as The Independent or simply The Indy) is a newsweekly that serves the Pikes Peak region of Southern Colorado (El Paso, Teller, and Pueblo counties).
Columbia City Paper was a free alternative newspaper in Columbia, South Carolina featuring investigative articles, political commentary, humor, music, arts and entertainment coverage.
Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016.
A columnist is a person who writes for publication in a series, creating an article that usually offers commentary and opinions.
a medium used to express ideas by images, often combined with text or other visual information.
A commuter town is a town whose residents normally work elsewhere but in which they live, eat and sleep.
Competition law is a law that promotes or seeks to maintain market competition by regulating anti-competitive conduct by companies.
Concentration of media ownership (also known as media consolidation or media convergence) is a process whereby progressively fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media.
Conservatism is a political and social philosophy promoting traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization.
A counterculture (also written counter-culture) is a subculture whose values and norms of behavior differ substantially from those of mainstream society, often in opposition to mainstream cultural mores.
Creative Loafing, also known as CL Inc., was an Atlanta-based publisher of alternative weekly newspapers in the United States, including several Creative Loafing titles, which operated 1972–2012.
CTNow is a free weekly newspaper in central and southwestern Connecticut, published by New Mass.
The Dallas Observer is a free alternative weekly newspaper distributed in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and headquartered in Dallas.
Daniel Keenan Savage (born October 7, 1964) is an American author, media pundit, journalist, and activist for the LGBT community.
The East Bay Express is an Oakland-based weekly newspaper serving the Berkeley, Oakland, and East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area.
An editorial, leading article (US) or leader (UK), is an article written by the senior editorial staff or publisher of a newspaper, magazine, or any other written document, often unsigned.
An editorial cartoon, also known as a political cartoon, is a drawing containing a commentary expressing the artist's opinion.
Ernie Pook's Comeek is an American underground comic/alternative comic by Lynda Barry.
Flagpole Magazine, often abbreviated to simply Flagpole, is an American alternative newsweekly that focuses on the cultural scene of Athens, Georgia and its surrounding communities.
The Houston Press is an online newspaper published in Houston, Texas, United States.
Indy Week, formerly known as the Independent Weekly and originally the North Carolina Independent, is a tabloid-format alternative weekly newspaper published in Durham, North Carolina, United States, and distributed throughout the Research Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Cary) and counties (Wake County, Durham County, Orange County, and Chatham County).
Investigative journalism is a form of journalism in which reporters deeply investigate a single topic of interest, such as serious crimes, political corruption, or corporate wrongdoing.
Isthmus is a free alternative weekly newspaper based in Madison, Wisconsin (US).
Knoxville Voice was a populist alternative newspaper in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County.
Los Angeles CityBeat was an alternative weekly newspaper in Los Angeles, California, debuting June 12, 2003.
La Crosse is a city in the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the county seat of La Crosse County.
LA Weekly is a free weekly alternative newspaper in Los Angeles, California.
Left-wing politics supports social equality and egalitarianism, often in opposition to social hierarchy.
Libertarianism (from libertas, meaning "freedom") is a collection of political philosophies and movements that uphold liberty as a core principle.
Life in Hell is a comic strip by Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, which was published weekly from 1977 to 2012.
This is a list of alternative weekly newspapers by country.
The Long Island Press is a free monthly arts and lifestyle periodical serving Long Island.
Lynda Barry (born Linda Jean Barry; January 2, 1956) is an American cartoonist, author, and teacher.
A magazine is a publication, usually a periodical publication, which is printed or electronically published (sometimes referred to as an online magazine).
Matthew Abraham Groening (born February 15, 1954) is an American cartoonist, writer, producer, animator, and voice actor.
A media conglomerate, media group, or media institution is a company that owns numerous companies involved in mass media enterprises, such as television, radio, publishing, motion pictures, theme parks, or the Internet.
Metro is a free weekly newspaper published by the San Jose, California, based Metro Newspapers.
The Detroit Metro Times is an alternative weekly located in Detroit, Michigan.
A metropolitan area, sometimes referred to as a metro area or commuter belt, is a region consisting of a densely populated urban core and its less-populated surrounding territories, sharing industry, infrastructure, and housing.
The Miami New Times is a newspaper published in Miami and distributed every Thursday.
Nashville Scene is an alternative newsweekly in Nashville, Tennessee.
New England is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.
New Times Broward-Palm Beach is an alternative weekly newspaper; it is part of the Voice Media Group chain.
New Times LA is a now-defunct alternative weekly newspaper that was published in Los Angeles, California by the New Times Media corporation from 1996 until 2002.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
New York Press was a free alternative weekly in New York City, which was published from 1988 to 2011.
A newspaper is a periodical publication containing written information about current events.
Newsprint is a low-cost non-archival paper consisting mainly of wood pulp and most commonly used to print newspapers and other publications and advertising material.
North Jersey comprises the northern portions of the U.S. state of New Jersey between the upper Delaware River and the Atlantic Ocean.
Now (styled as NOW), also known as NOW Magazine, is a free alternative weekly newspaper and online publication in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
OC Weekly is a free weekly paper (an alternative weekly) distributed in Orange County and Long Beach, California.
A personal or personal ad is an item or notice traditionally in the newspaper, similar to a classified advertisement but personal in nature.
Phoenix Media/Communications Group is an American, Boston, Massachusetts-based corporation with several publishing and broadcasting interests.
The Phoenix New Times is a free alternative weekly Phoenix, Arizona newspaper, published each Thursday.
The Piedmont Triad (or simply the Triad) is a north-central region of the U.S. state of North Carolina that consists of the area within and surrounding the three major cities of Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and High Point.
Pittsburgh is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
The Pittsburgh City Paper is Pittsburgh's leading alternative weekly newspaper which focuses on local news, opinion, and arts and entertainment.
Portland is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Maine, with a population of 67,067 as of 2017.
Print syndication distributes news articles, columns, comic strips and other features to newspapers, magazines and websites.
Providence is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Rhode Island and is one of the oldest cities in the United States.
The Research Triangle, commonly referred to as simply The Triangle, is a region in the Piedmont of North Carolina in the United States, anchored by three major research universities North Carolina State University, Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the cities of Raleigh and Durham and the town of Chapel Hill.
A review is an evaluation of a publication, service, or company such as a movie (a movie review), video game (video game review), musical composition (music review of a composition or recording), book (book review); a piece of hardware like a car, home appliance, or computer; or an event or performance, such as a live music concert, play, musical theater show, dance show, or art exhibition.
The Riverfront Times (RFT) is a weekly newspaper in St. Louis that consists of local politics, music, arts and dining news in the print edition and daily updates to blogs and photo galleries on its website.
Rob Brezsny is an American astrologer, writer, poet, and musician.
Ruben Bolling (born c. 1963 in New Jersey)Elder, Robert K. Chicago Tribune (May 4, 2004).
Salt Lake City Weekly (usually shortened to City Weekly) is a free alternative weekly tabloid-paged newspaper published in Salt Lake City, Utah.
The San Diego Reader is the largest alternative press paper in the county of San Diego, distributed free in stands and private businesses throughout the county, funded by advertisements.
The San Francisco Bay Guardian was a free alternative newspaper published weekly in San Francisco, California.
San Jose (Spanish for 'Saint Joseph'), officially the City of San José, is an economic, cultural, and political center of Silicon Valley and the largest city in Northern California.
Savage Love is a syndicated sex-advice column by Dan Savage.
The Seattle Weekly is a freely distributed newspaper in Seattle, Washington, United States.
SF Weekly is a free alternative weekly newspaper in San Francisco, California.
The Southern United States, also known as the American South, Dixie, Dixieland, or simply the South, is a region of the United States of America.
Southland Publishing, Inc. is a publishing company based in Pasadena, California.
Strip clubs are venues where strippers provide adult entertainment, predominantly in the form of striptease or other erotic or exotic dances.
A tabloid is a newspaper with a compact page size smaller than broadsheet.
Frederick Theodore "Ted" Rall III (born August 26, 1963) is an American columnist, syndicated editorial cartoonist, and author.
The Aquarian Weekly is a regional alternative weekly newspaper based in New Jersey.
The Austin Chronicle is an alternative weekly newspaper published every Thursday in Austin, Texas, United States.
The Coast is a free alternative weekly newspaper in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
The Georgia Straight is a free Canadian weekly news and entertainment newspaper published in Vancouver, British Columbia, by the Vancouver Free Press Publishing Corp.
The Phoenix (stylized as The Phœnix) was the name of several alternative weekly periodicals published in the United States of America by Phoenix Media/Communications Group of Boston, Massachusetts, including the Portland Phoenix and the now-defunct Boston Phoenix, Providence Phoenix and Worcester Phoenix.
The Pitch is a free alternative weekly newspaper distributed in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area, including Lawrence and Topeka, Kansas.
The Second Supper was a web site and newspaper published in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
"The Straight Dope" was an online question-and-answer newspaper column published from 1973 to 2018 in the Chicago Reader and syndicated in eight newspapers in the United States.
The Stranger is an alternative biweekly newspaper in Seattle, Washington, U.S. It runs a blog known as Slog.
The Village Voice is an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly.
Tom the Dancing Bug is a weekly satirical comic strip by cartoonist and political commentator Ruben Bolling that covers mostly US current events from a liberal point of view.
Tribune Media, also known as Tribune Media Company and formerly known as the Tribune Company, is an American conglomerate that is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
The terms underground press or clandestine press refer to periodicals and publications that are produced without official approval, illegally or against the wishes of a dominant (governmental, religious, or institutional) group.
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ), also known as the Justice Department, is a federal executive department of the U.S. government, responsible for the enforcement of the law and administration of justice in the United States, equivalent to the justice or interior ministries of other countries. The department was formed in 1870 during the Ulysses S. Grant administration. The Department of Justice administers several federal law enforcement agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The department is responsible for investigating instances of financial fraud, representing the United States government in legal matters (such as in cases before the Supreme Court), and running the federal prison system. The department is also responsible for reviewing the conduct of local law enforcement as directed by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994. The department is headed by the United States Attorney General, who is nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate and is a member of the Cabinet. The current Attorney General is Jeff Sessions.
An urban area is a human settlement with high population density and infrastructure of built environment.
Village Voice Media or VVM began in 1970 as a weekly alternative newspaper in Phoenix, Arizona.
Vue Weekly is an alternative weekly newspaper published in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and with new issues coming out every Thursday.
The Washington City Paper is a U.S. alternative weekly newspaper serving the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
Westword is a free alternative weekly newspaper based in Denver, Colorado.
Willamette Week (WW) is an alternative weekly newspaper and a website published in Portland, Oregon, United States, since 1974.
Worcester is a city and the county seat of Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States.