Should the internet be treated like radio and television or like books, magazines and newspapers?

After reading Chapter 18 in the textbook, answer the last question asked by the author, “Can the FCC regulate the internet?” Radio and television are regulated in the US far more than print media, which has been given the highest level of 1st Amendment protection. For instance, Howard Stern was fined over and over again by the FCC for language he used on radio, but he could use that same language all he wants if he writes a book and not be fined at all. Now consider the internet. Should the internet be treated like radio and television or like books, magazines and newspapers? In this discussion, answer not only “Can the FCC regulate the internet?” but also “Should the FCC regulate the internet?” Think deeply about all we have learned this semester so far about free speech and the 1st Amendment and the application of free speech principlbcies to different forms of media.

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