Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Re: Fox News and its ilk.... did you know?

that  "for decades, radio and television broadcasters had been required to present multiple viewpoints on contentious public debates on the grounds that they were stewards of the public airwaves. But in 1987, members appointed by President Ronald Reagan to the Federal Communications Commission abolished this fairness doctrine. The change facilitated the creation of conservative talk radio and cable outlets to combat perceived liberal bias."

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