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Practical Enforcement Of Free Speech

Awhile ago, I stumbled upon a Facebook meme quoting author Leviak B. Kelly: “… [W]icked people reveal themselves in words first. To inhibit speech would inhibit us seeing the wicked before they act.” As a blogger and an ex-media worker, … Continue reading

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A Vast Wasteland

Most of us have heard the reference to television programing as a “vast wasteland”.  Very few of us know the circumstances behind such an allegation. The metaphor was spoken on May 9, 1961 in front of the assembled members of … Continue reading

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Fairness Doctrine

It’s a truism that in a controversy, that one side of the issue will enjoy a strong advantage over the other side.  In the case of public debate, the use of public media for propaganda will be used.  For a … Continue reading

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