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Re-institute the Fairness Doctrine and Require Strict Adherence to Fairness and Accuracy in Broadcast Media. (Edit. Petition to be delivered to the FCC w/cc The President of the United States, ...
by jburtonprod
Comment Count 49 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 06:34 PM PST with 7 Recommends
In a pair of decision letters, the Chief of the FCC's Media Bureau , acting on delegated authority , has declared that ...
by Rashaverak
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri May 09, 2014 at 01:50 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Maybe if we started stamping this on Republican foreheads... As a young man my parents taught me not to lie. I as a parent I have stressed to my son that he should always be honest and tell the ...
by Mark E Andersen
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Feb 25, 2014 at 05:57 PM PST with 21 Recommends
I have to admit, this was very fun to write. Bloomberg.com just reported Limbaugh's radio daddy, Clear Channel, is even more in debt. Some of Limbaugh's most loyal sponsors are evacuating his show.
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 106 comments on Thu Dec 12, 2013 at 03:16 AM PST with 333 Recommends
Obama is wasting his victory and the election momentum on trying to change the gun laws. This will not happen with a Republican House, or the result will be a huge battle and only a watered ...
by niccolo caldararo
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 10:19 AM PST with 5 Recommends
You cannot travel far in this great country without hearing someone mention the Freedoms that Americans enjoy. In my eight years as a resident, husband, father and taxpayer, it is one of the most ...
by twigg
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Jan 13, 2013 at 07:01 PM PST with 34 Recommends
Of course I am for freedom of speech. I absolutely believe a person has the right to gather and speak their mind but the 1st amendment is about peaceful gathering and since the framers appear to ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 04:17 AM PST with 4 Recommends
It's hard to realize how awful the TM really is until you're totally reliant on it for news. For most of the past month (and a few days to a whole week episodically in the last few months), I've ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 12:48 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Wow. It's been a very long time since I posted a diary here, but I just couldn't let this go. This afternoon I passed by conservative Houston talk radio station 950 AM KPRC (aka "The 9-5-0 - Radio ...
by bustacap
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 05:06 PM PST with 16 Recommends
I just voted in Bloomington, Indiana. It was a pleasure, a perk of privilege. Using my passport as the required ID, I noticed that its signature was matched against my signature on the voter ...
by wilky
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 07:32 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Based on extensive monitoring of Talk Radio in Milwaukee during the Scott Walker recall, which proved that Clear Channel and Journal Communications were giving about $70,000 every day in free ...
by Sue Wilson
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 10:10 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Whatever questions remain about Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's recall election, there is no question that his campaign was built on big money, the likes of which we've never seen in a ...
by Sue Wilson
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Jun 13, 2012 at 01:54 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Anyone remember a time when radio seemed friendly and informative, rather than hostile and manipulative? I do. And I remember when it changed in 1996, after Bill Clinton signed the ...
by Sue Wilson
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Jun 01, 2012 at 12:38 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Crushing the Middle Class I was recently in a discussion with a good friend of mine over the subject of income inequality and what it means to bot h progressives and conservatives. It so ...
by BrownBuc
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Apr 07, 2012 at 09:30 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
From an interview with Shawn Otto, author of "Fool Me Twice: Fighting the Assault on Science in America." In your book you discuss the repeal of the Fairness Doctrine. We know that repeal of the ...
by Bill Prendergast
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 12:39 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I heard about this station on Thom Hartmann because the station has added two hours of Hartmann's talk show. Vincent Schilling, February 17, 2011 Dakota Talk Radio KDKO 89.5 FM, has only ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 10:03 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Republicannibals started by eating this country's brains when Ronnie Raygun stopped enforcing the Fairness Doctrine and Druggie Rush started feasting on Americans' brains daily over 90% of the ...
by Little Lulu
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 09:55 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The federal government may be violating First Amendment guarantees of the nation's tobacco companies. Two years ago, the government would probably have been allowed to establish advertising rules. ...
by brasch
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jul 01, 2011 at 07:50 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Republicans Seek Specifics From FCC on Fairness Doctrine ...
by jmannatl
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jun 14, 2011 at 07:22 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Fairness Doctrine has been a part of FCC ( Federal Communications Commission ) rulebook since 1949. As summarized by ...
by kalmoth
Comment Count 202 comments on Wed Jun 08, 2011 at 10:14 PM PDT with 200 Recommends