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    Will Netflix Take Suicides Seriously? PTC Calls on Netflix to Cease Distribution of ’13 Reasons Why’ Following Shocking New Study of Child Suicide Increase

    by  • April 30, 2019 • Other • 2 Comments


    The Parents Television Council called the new research finding that suicides committed by children ages 10 to 17 increased in the month after the release of Netflix’s teen-suicide drama, “13 Reasons Why,” “disturbing,” and called once again on Netflix to cease distribution of the...

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    The Orville Grows Up

    by  • April 11, 2019 • Other, Television • 2 Comments


    Most TV comedies today are a lot like your stereotypical college frat-boy: trying to cram in as many sexual innuendos and euphemisms for butts, breasts and genitalia as they can in twenty or so minutes of airtime. Whatever there is of a story arc,...

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    In Letter to House Speaker Ryan and Senate Majority Leader McConnell, PTC Urges Congress to Give Families Filtering Technology Because Hollywood Refuses

    by  • December 18, 2018 • Other • 2 Comments

    Family Watching TV

    In a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the Parents Television Council called on them to “immediately to pass the Family Movie Act Clarification Act legislation, which is currently pending before the House,” and which presents a “unique...

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