Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Be Inspired by the Advocacy of Fred Rogers

Mr. Rogers Went to Washington
and Spoke Out for Our Nation's Kids!

Watch child advocate and kids' TV icon Fred Rogers speak regarding the value of positive TV programming for kids and be inspired! In this 1969 video, Rogers appeared before the United States Senate Subcommittee on Communications. His goal was to support funding for PBS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, in response to significant proposed cuts by President Nixon.

To watch the video on youtube, click here.