A Daddy Award?

May 1973
New Republic;5/5/73, Vol. 168 Issue 18, p25
Focuses on the controversy over the directive of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regarding drug-oriented phonograph records. Report that the FCC had said that broadcasters should exercise responsibility, but Yale Broadcasting Co. charged that the directive was in effect an order not to play the records, hence censorship; Views of Judge David Bazelon of the U.S. Court of Appeals on the matter; Placement of responsibility on television broadcasters; Criticism on the reduction of budget for public television; Limitation of the private sector media heads.


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