Empire of the Air

A Land of Listeners

Clip | 3m 36s

The invention and introduction of radio made America a land of listeners — it entertained, educated, angered, and delighted Americans of every kind, age, and class.

Aired: 05/01/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

Funding Provided by: General Motors Corporation, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting;PBS; the National Endowment for the Humanities