Diversity rules proposed

Martin, Harry C.
May 2009
Broadcast Engineering;May2009, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposal to impose prohibitions against discriminatory advertising practices on cables, satellite and telecommunications companies in the U.S. The Minority Media and Telecommunications Council, a minority rights organization requests the Federal Communications Commission to apply the same prohibitions it has imposed on broadcasters to companies that the deliver multichannel programming. One of the rules is to ban race- and gender-based discriminatory advertisements.


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