• Advertiser Accountability

    PTC Calls on A&E to Issue Refund to Cable Subscribers for Having to Subsidize “Seven Year Switch” on FYI Network

    by  • June 30, 2015 • Advertiser Accountability, Cable Choice, Other • 1 Comment

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    The Parents Television Council is calling on A&E to offer a refund to cable subscribers who do not want to subsidize its FYI network, which will be premiering Seven Year Switch, a program featuring couples switching spouses and that will presumably encourage adultery, and which...

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    PTC to Robert Gibbs: Will You Carry Administration’s “Moral Disapprobation” of Sexual Violence to New Role at McDonald’s?

    by  • June 18, 2015 • Advertiser Accountability • 21 Comments

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    Last week, McDonald’s hired former White House spokesperson Robert Gibbs to act as Global Chief Communications Officer.

    PTC Advisory Board Member Gary Lesser sent a letter to Gibbs, reminding him of the strong stance the administration he once represented took against sexual assault on college...

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    EW’s Exclusive Q&A with PTC President Tim Winter

    by  • December 29, 2014 • Advertiser Accountability, Broadcast Decency, Cable Choice, Misrated, Movies, Profanity, Ratings Reform, Sex, Sexualization, Television, Violence • 2 Comments

    Just before Christmas, Entertainment Weekly published an unedited question and answer session (warning: the original story on the Entertainment Weekly website contains graphic images) with PTC President Tim Winter.

    It’s not to be missed!

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    It’s unusual for a major publication to devote such resources to...

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