Jump to content

BOYCOTT SINCLAIR ADVERTISERS


Rick Munroe
This topic is 6627 days old and is no longer open for new replies.  Replies are automatically disabled after two years of inactivity.  Please create a new topic instead of posting here.  

Recommended Posts

NEW YORK -- The conservative-leaning Sinclair Broadcast Group, whose television outlets reach nearly a quarter of the nation's homes with TV, is ordering its stations to preempt regular programming just days before the Nov. 2 election to air a film that attacks Sen. John F. Kerry's activism against the Vietnam War, network and station executives familiar with the plan said Friday.

 

[LA Times, 10/9/04]

 

"When CBS tried to air 'The Reagans' on their network, conservatives across the country threatened to boycott CBS advertisers if the movie ran. CBS caved and yanked the film.

 

"When Michael Moore tried to place advertising for the F-9/11 dvd, CBS, NBC, ABC and Fox refused to take the ads. Those networks are represented among Sinclair's affiliates.

 

"When 'Nightline' aired the names and information of all US soldiers who have been killed in Iraq, Sinclair pulled 'Nightline' off their affiliates for the night.

 

"Now, it's our turn:

 

http://boycottsinclair.blogspot.com/

 

UPDATE: Official site http://www.stopsinclair.com will be up within 24 hours.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

In order to post in the Political Issues forum, all members are required to acknowledge that their post is in compliance with our Community Guidelines.  In addition, you acknowledge that it meets the following requirements: 

  • No personal attacks: Attack the issue not the person
  • No hijacking: Stay on the subject of the thread 

  • No bullying, hate speech or offensive terms/expressions

In addition, if the moderators feel someone is reporting content simply because if it’s political stance (such as but not limited to reporting it as off topic but not other off topic replies by those that agree with your stance), the reporting person may receive a warning as well.

Content that does not comply with the above requirements will be removed.  Multiple violations may result in a loss of access to this forum.

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...