Updating fairness doctrine
Another reader posted an opposing view of the Fairness Doctrine.“I don't care for the idea of a reinstatement of the "Fairness Doctrine", per se...Copies may not be duplicated for commercial purposes.Unauthorized posting of RAND PDFs to a non-RAND Web site is prohibited. For information on reprint and linking permissions, please visit the RAND Permissions page.It’s time to clean up the press – not just drain the swamp.
In a 1985 internal review, the FCC concluded that the Fairness Doctrine was no longer necessary for the public interest.
reinstate the Fairness Doctrine in the media that once existed at the FCC.