PTC Announces Two New Advisory Board Members
Robert Peters and Marybeth Hicks Join the PTC
The PTC Advisory Board consists of national public-policy and entertainment leaders across the ideological spectrum, united by the common goal of helping the PTC to protect children from graphic and gratuitous programming and to restore responsibility to the entertainment industry.
For 14 years, Robert Peters has been president of Morality in Media, Inc., a nonprofit organization founded in New York City in 1962 to combat obscenity and uphold standards of decency in the media. “I am pleased to join forces with the Parents Television Council, and to continue to make a positive impact on our culture for the good of our children,” said Peters.
A renowned speaker, Mr. Peters has drafted state and local obscenity and related laws and testified before state and local legislative bodies, has testified before the FCC on TV violence, is the author of amicus curiae briefs for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court in support of federal Laws regulating indecent material on broadcast and cable TV and by means of telephone ("dial-a-porn") and computer. To learn more, visit www.moralityinmedia.org.