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Why the SCOTUS Cellphone Decision is a Win for Press Freedom

[Commentary] According to the Supreme Court, police need a warrant to search the cellphones of people they arrest.

The Dangers of the Comcast Time Warner Merger

[Commentary] The proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger has the potential of carrying considerable implications for New York City consumers.

Advocacy Journalism Is Polarizing Our Country

[Commentary] Over the past 15 years, as newspaper circulation has declined, more and more people are turning to advocacy journalism via websites, talk radio, cable TV, and blogs to get their news.

Glenn Greenwald On Why Privacy Is Vital, Even If You 'Have Nothing To Hide'

Journalist Glenn Greenwald defended the value of digital privacy and slammed those who dismiss its importance during a stop on his national book tour.

Saving Community Access Television

[Commentary] While most of us are aware of community access television -- those cable channels that are reserved for local government and public access programming -- few people recognize what an important resource this is for communities througho

AM Broadcasters Must Fight for Survival or Be Forced Over the 'Buffalo Jump'

[Commentary] In the days before guns and horses, Native Americans used a "buffalo jump" to harvest Bison in mass quantities. They would stampede the animals over cliffs and spear them to death when they fell upon the rocks below.

House Approves Amendment To Protect Journalists From Revealing Sources

The House has approved an amendment that could prevent journalists from being forced to reveal their sources.

Time Warner Cable Makes Hilariously Absurd Argument For Comcast Merger

[Commentary] Anybody who's ever tried to stream a movie or use the web on a 3G or 4G LTE network knows it is no competition for a Wi-Fi connection, at least in terms of cost and reliability.

Breaking the Cycle of Internet Repression

[Commentary] To break the cycle of repression we must look more closely at the tools protesters and reporters use and ask whether they further the cause of freedom  --  or just make speakers more vulnerable.

CBS, BuzzFeed, Sky News Journalists Detained In Ukraine

A group of Western journalists from a number of news outlets was detained by pro-Russian militants in Eastern Ukraine.