Eric Wattree posted this interesting and well written piece on the Fairness Doctrine.  He is correct in his understanding of to0 much corporate influence and control. 

I see a new reference for “Do not go gentle into that good night.  Rage, rage, against the dying of the light.”


The Fairness Doctrine

By Eric L. Wattree

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The Fairness Doctrine


The American news media is going to hell in a handbasket. It has become so intertwined with the corporate power structure that the only way one can get an accurate fix on what’s going on in the United States is to turn to the BBC or various media outlets from other countries.”

Eric Wattree