TITLE

A&E's 'Dynasty' Dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
UMSTEAD, R. THOMAS
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/23/2013, Vol. 34 Issue 48, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on political issues that arise in the U.S. due to the suspension of television star Phil Robertson by the telecommunication firm Arts & Entertainment Network over his comments on homosexuality in the television program "Duck Dynasty" as of December 2013.
ACCESSION #
93398479

 

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