Mustn't Touch Television

Berkman, Dave
July 1961
New Republic;7/10/61, Vol. 145 Issue 2/3, p11
Focuses on the warning of Newton Minow, chairman of the Federal Communications Commissions (FCC) regarding the automaticity of renewing licenses to communications industry in the U.S. History on the creation of the FCC; Significant provision of the Communications Act of 1934; Acceptance of the FCC on the view of the communications industry on the right of a private party to exploit a publicly-owned resource for private gain.


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