Pioneers of Thirteen

Eugene Aleinikoff

Clip | 48m 54s

Eugene Aleinikoff was the first General Counsel of WNET. He was there at the inception of THIRTEEN, which started off as a commercial station in Newark, NJ, owned by a department store. He was involved in the formation of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), and the Educational Broadcasting Corporation (EBC).

Aired: 09/11/12

Rating: NR

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