6 corporations control 90% of media in America
It was 50 companies in 1983.
Read Article: http://www.businessinsider.com/these-6-corporations-control-90-of-the-media-in-america-2012-6
*NOTE: This infographic is from last year and is missing some key transactions. GE does not own NBC (or Comcast or any media) anymore. So that 6th company is now Comcast. And Time Warner doesn’t own AOL, so Huffington Post isn’t affiliated with them.
This site has a current breakdown by media type.
*The Illusion of choice infographic created by: