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ABC Breaks Its Own Rules By Accepting Focus On The Family

AmericaBlog :... ABC refused to run a pro-diversity ad for the United Church of Christ. The reason ABC gave the UCC for denying their ad: "The network

AmericaBlog :... ABC refused to run a pro-diversity ad for the United Church of Christ. The reason ABC gave the UCC for denying their ad: "The network doesn't take advertising from religious groups. It's a long-standing policy," said Susan Sewell, an ABC spokeswoman

You can therefore imagine everyone's surprise when ABC months later accepted an ad from the radical right religious group Focus on the Family....read on

Just another example of the power the religious right wing elite is wielding. It seems to me that the only political capital that was actually gained after Bush's re-election has been passed onto the Focus on the Family type groups.

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