What happened to the Fairness Doctrine?

Jonathan Lawson will be a guest on public radio WGCU's Gulf Coast Live! on Monday, June 20, 2-3pm EDT; the topic is the broadcasting Fairness Doctrine, which bit the dust during the Reagan administration. Other guests include Rep. Louise Slaughter (NY), who is attempting to reinstate the Fairness Doctrine, and is also preparing to introduce a bill protecting and expanding LPFM community radio.

UPDATE: Audio posted here. Also, read about Rep. Slaughter's Fairness and Accountability in Broadcasting Act and sign a petition here.

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