Minus Univision, DISH Wants Latinos To Learn English


Three months ago, DISH Network removed all Univision Communications networks, O&O TV stations and affiliate stations owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group and Entravision Communications from its satellite and Sling TV services.

Today, one of the most bitter retransmission fee battles continues, with no end in sight. DISH, for its part, in August started offering rebates as an apology for what it says is Univision’s decision not to have its networks air on Sling or Dish services. Now, it is launching its own Latino-targeted channel: One that is squarely focused on English-language instruction.

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