Why do we pay a TV license ???(UK)?

look at the rubbish on tonight .Cops,,, Ambulance,Kids alone .Yank crime rubbish
and a programme about cannabis ????
why
Update: no we do not have a choice we have to pay
whether we watch BBC or not
robbery !!!
Update 2: non Prophet
maybe not
but they are forcing me TO PAY FOR IT,???
WHICH IS THE POINT,,,DUH!!!!
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