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InsiderOnline Blog: October 2008

Who Could Be Against Fairness?

A return of the Fairness Doctrine would be a grave threat to free speech in this country, but some people don’t even know what the Fairness Doctrine is. Witness this clip of Kay Barnes (D) candidate for the U.S. House from Missouri:

Clearly, those of us who care about free speech in this country have some educating to do, starting with the politicians.

Those who don’t know what the Fairness Doctrine is should read Brian Anderson and Adam Thierer’s recent overview of the issue: “Killing Talk Radio,” in the September issue of New Criterion.

Posted on 10/30/08 06:50 PM by Alex Adrianson

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