Jacob Sullum on 'Our Right to Decency on the Public Airwaves'


Last week, after the Supreme Court passed up a chance to overturn federal restrictions on the content of TV and radio shows, Morality in Media President Patrick Trueman declared, "The FCC must now enforce our right to decency on the public airwaves." Senior Editor Jacob Sullum says unpacking that statement reveals the intellectual and constitutional bankruptcy of this whole censorious enterprise.