By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 9-22-20

The National Association of Broadcasters has launched a campaign to celebrate the 231st anniversary (Sept. 25) of the passage of the constitutional amendments that became the Bill of Rights, particularly the First Amendment that guaranteed free speech and a free press.

The campaign focuses on the key role broadcasters play in upholding those freedoms, coming at a time when broadcasters are taking an economic hit.

That campaign includes clip-and-use social media posts like “Thank you to those working to hold local officials and citizens accountable, to find the answers and to seek justice. This has never been more important. #Celebrate1A #FirstAmendment” and “Thank you to our trusted journalists who bring us the truth without fear or favor. #Celebrate1A #FirstAmendment.”  » Read More