Problem

Deterioration of media standards

Other Names:
Deterioration of press standards
Deterioration of television programming standards
Deterioration of film standards
Deterioration of video standards
Claim:
1. In UK the press world is becoming far more competitive in the race to provide ever more avant-garde titillating, salacious, intrusive and offensive material which presses against the bounds of acceptability, truth, good taste, common decency and traditional journalistic ethics.

2. Cable television has arrived; tonight I will have a choice of 51 channels, but none of them will actually have anything on worth watching.

Counter Claim:
The general public is only too eager to read stories they claim to find distasteful.
Narrower Problems:
Immoral films
Values:
Deterioration
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET