Yes, They Do Call This Educational

September 2004
Broadcasting & Cable;9/20/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 38, p46
The article presents a reply to an article published in one of the previous issues of the journal concerning the criticism of DIC Entertainment Corp.'s educational programs aired on its channel. The author of the article, an executive of DIC Entertainment, refutes allegations that the programs shown on the channel are superficial, uninformed and irresponsible. It is opined that the critic fails to acknowledge a difference between action that is portrayed responsibly, appropriately for children, and in service of a valuable lesson and violence that is gratuitous, graphic or inappropriate.


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