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Ratings Reform

The TV Content Ratings System is failing America’s children. The TV ratings were designed to help parents decide what is appropriate for their children. But this system clearly does not work, and the PTC is leading the way to fix it!

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From the Blog

PTC Mourns the Passing of Advisory Board Member and Former Executive Director of Boys’ Town, Father Val Peter

Written by PTC | Published July 1, 2020

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The Bleak Landscape of Netflix’s Teen-Targeted TV

Written by Melissa Henson | Published June 11, 2020

Despite the positive public spin Netflix tries to put on this dark series; it fails to deliver on the promise of addressing the difficult issues facing America’s teens. If the series is indeed for “mature” audiences, it offers no guidance or examples for adults to help teens navigate through these problems in the real world. If, as is more likely the case, it is intended for teens, it succeeds only in leading troubled kids down a dark hole of hopelessness. The show itself is morally bankrupt; but so is Netflix for the dishonest way it labels and markets this series.

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A Parent's Guide to Streaming

This is the major finding in the Parents Television Council’s third analysis of emerging technologies, and the PTC’s first examination of the top streaming video platforms and content providers.

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