Public Access began pretty much on faith, with little broadcast evidence that the new forum would either present opposing points of view or offer a "wide-open, robust" schedule of meaningful new programming. It may, however, prove to be the most revolutionary aspect of cable television. Its legal precedent may soon threaten the other electronic media as well.
"Public Access in New York City: An Interview with Theadora Sklover,"
Yale Review of Law and Social Action:
3, Article 5.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.law.yale.edu/yrlsa/vol2/iss3/5