Link Ch. 1 – Are FCC Indecency Rules Still Relevant in New Media Age?

FCC indecency rules (or at least enforcement of them) has varied greatly over the years, but ever since Janet Jackson’s 5/16ths of a second nipple exposure, the FCC has been adopting a “zero tolerance” policy.  But does fight against fleeting nudity and expletives make sense in the current media age?  That’s the question Jonathan Peters addresses at PBS’s Mediashift blog.  Lots to think about here.

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One Response to Link Ch. 1 – Are FCC Indecency Rules Still Relevant in New Media Age?

  1. Pingback: Supreme Court hears arguments on FCC regulation of decency | Living in a Media World

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