Since 1981, we have championed communications as the bedrock of democracy.

-Charles Benton

Benton experts promote public benefits in communications policy.

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Weekly Digest

Digital Beat

Michael Copps
July 8, 2019

The issue of issues: how America’s news and information “industry” is failing to nourish our civic dialogue

Gigi Sohn
June 18, 2019

The norms that govern oversight of the communications industries have been crashing down a lot recently.

Craig Settles
June 12, 2019

Surveying economic development professionals about broadband’s impact on local economies.

Benton believes that communications policy—rooted in the values of access, equity, and diversity—has the power to deliver new opportunities and strengthen communities to bridge our divides.

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