TITLE

Redstone Sees Fear Climate

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 42, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on remarks made by Viacom and CBS chairman Summer Redstone that the crackdown on indecent broadcast programming by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has introduced a climate of fear where the preferences of activists are dictating popular tastes. According to him, the increasing complaints condemning shows that they have never watched can result in an indecency fine. In addition, Redstone list four examples where television stations altered their schedules.
ACCESSION #
24978275

 

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