NRB Urges FCC Not To Open Proceeding on 'Hate' Speech

October 16, 2014

The National Religious Broadcasters has asked the FCC not to open a proceeding on whether broadcasters use of the term Redskins is "hate" speech.
That came in response to a petition by legal activist John Banzhaf to deny Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder's license to operate radio station WWXX-FM on the grounds that use of the term is not in the public interest because it is akin to obscenity and may also be "hate" speech.


Read more at: http://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/washington/nrb-urges-fcc-not-open-proceeding-hate-speech/134889



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