TV Stations Refuse to Air Sheehan Ad
Meanwhile in Boise, the CBS and Fox affiliates are refusing to run an ad featuring Sheehan. An official at CBS's KBCI said QUOTE "Sheehan accuses the President of the United States of being a liar. She claims the President lied about, among other things, the presence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. There is no proof that we are aware of regarding the truthfulness of her claim." Earlier in the week the ABC Affiliate in Salt Lake City refused to run the same ad claiming that it could "be offensive to our community in Utah."
Two more examples of the media and its right-leaning tendencies:. How is this stuff NOT obvious to some people??Washington TV Stations Say No to Ad Criticizing Network Coverage of Sudan
Meanwhile, here in this country three TV stations in Washington DC are refusing to run an ad that criticizes the networks lack of coverage of the ongoing genocide in Sudan. The ad was created by the Center for American Progress for the campaign called a BeAWitness.