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Ohioboy

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8. Republicans are also responsible for getting rid of the Fairness Doctrine in broadcasting
Sun Nov 26, 2023, 01:37 PM
Nov 2023

Getting rid of the fairness doctrine allowed the right-wing media to go unchallenged when it came to presenting their democracy- killing opinions as if they were news.

Immaterial to some. czarjak Nov 2023 #1
Add "Nixon" to the last paragraph..... lastlib Nov 2023 #2
Nixon most likely excluded because he created the EPA, which doesn't fit the social good only by Dems narrative. Freethinker65 Nov 2023 #3
I think it's a very true meme. Elessar Zappa Nov 2023 #4
It was suggested Nixon be added to the list, I was responding as to why, perhaps he was excluded. Freethinker65 Nov 2023 #5
Your point about Nixon creating the Environmental Protection Agency is well taken, but... sop Nov 2023 #6
Thanks for making my point! Comparing policies to policies (or people to people) is much more effective Freethinker65 Nov 2023 #7
I've asked this same question to conservatives I know & I've asked here as well ... aggiesal Nov 2023 #9
Today's GOP might support the Interstate Highway Act, but certainly not the other two. sop Nov 2023 #10
... ShazzieB Nov 2023 #17
IIRC Bush 2 was concerned about pandemics & added to & strengthened the pandemic programs that Bill Clinton started. CrispyQ Nov 2023 #11
Bush 2... druidity33 Nov 2023 #12
I knew that GW McIdiot had given money to countries in Africa ... aggiesal Nov 2023 #13
If Nixon were the worst thing ever to come outta the GOP ... Kennah Nov 2023 #15
Republicans are also responsible for getting rid of the Fairness Doctrine in broadcasting Ohioboy Nov 2023 #8
It wouldn't have made much difference once cable news took off. TwilightZone Nov 2023 #16
Yes and no Ohioboy Nov 2023 #18
"could have been made to apply to cable " TwilightZone Nov 2023 #21
I can see your point Ohioboy Nov 2023 #22
When you combine the end of the Fairness Doctrine and its ability to propagandize endlessly. . . PTL_Mancuso Nov 2023 #20
The country was liberal, as was congress, a lot tirebiter Nov 2023 #14
You're selling rethugs short redqueen Nov 2023 #19
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