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Netflix Reform

Netflix and its board of directors are getting rich off of explicit content. Worse, they are desensitizing millions of viewers at home by asking them to be entertained by it. What kind of America are we creating for our kids?

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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

My Encounter with Larry Flynt, Pornographer

Written by Tim Winter | Published February 18, 2021

Exactly eleven years ago today – February 18, 2010 – I met Larry Flynt when we were both invited to speak at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The university’s First Amendment Law Review hosted a symposium entitled “Sexually Explicit Speech and the First Amendment.” My brief encounter with Flynt left an indelible mark on me, for a number of reasons.

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Will Netflix Give “Redwall” Adaptation the “Anne with an E” Treatment?

Written by Melissa Henson | Published February 18, 2021

Last week it was reported that Netflix has acquired the rights to Brian Jacques’ “Redwall” books, and the streaming service is planning to adapt the books for an animated movie and series... They are wonderful stories that can be enjoyed by parents and children alike. And so, news of a series based on these wonderful books should be cause for celebration -- there is so much potential for good.

But we’ve been burned by Netflix before.

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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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