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What is the fairness Doctrine?


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Answered 2011-09-07 12:07:20

It's a policy of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission established to where those who hold broadcasting liscenses are required to present controversial issues of "public interest" in a manner that's "balanced", "fair", "equitable" and "honest". It was introduced in 1949 as a means to regulate the First Amendment!

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