Tag: Fairness Doctrine

Beware the “Fairness” Argument

The world runs on the Internet, so of course President Obama resents the fact that he doesn’t have control over it. He has a bright idea. Let’s put the government in charge of how it is being used. You know—to be fair. Whenever you hear a Democrat talk about “fairness,” beware. Remember the old Fairness Doctrine that was the law of the land for radio and television broadcasting? Its real purpose was to stifle opposition viewpoints. Fortunately, it was overturned,… Read more »