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Hugh Carter Donahue

Hugh Carter Donahue is Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University School of Journalism. He previously worked as a television news writer, an associate news producer, and television documentary filmmaker.

Titles by This Author

Who Owns the First Amendment?

The Battle to Control Broadcast News chronicles the power plays, fights, betrayals, and skirmishes behind the use and misuse of both the Fairness Doctrine, which required broadcasters to air news on controversial issues and to provide a "balance" in their programming, and the Equal Time Law, which governs political programming and claims that federal law cannot require broadcasters to carry all candidates.