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Weekly Digest

A Little Part of the First Amendment Dies at FCC Oversight Hearing

You’re reading the Benton Foundation’s Weekly Round-up, a recap of the biggest (or most overlooked) telecommunications stories of the week. The round-up is delivered via e-mail each Friday; to get your own copy, subscribe at www.benton.org/user/register

Round-Up for the Week of March 6 - 9, 2017

Weekly Digest

Room for Journalists in Facebook's 'Global Community'?

You’re reading the Benton Foundation’s Weekly Round-up, a recap of the biggest (or most overlooked) telecommunications stories of the week. The round-up is delivered via e-mail each Friday; to get your own copy, subscribe at www.benton.org/user/register

Robbie's Round-Up for the Week of February 20-24, 2017

Analysis

Broadband Over Power Lines -- We Really Mean It This Time

Regular Digital Beat readers know Andrew Jay Schwartzman writes a monthly column on telecommunications and media policy issues. You might consider also reading The Daily Item, in which Schwartzman offers you just one thing you might have missed. Below is The Daily Item for February 2, 2017, reprinted with Schwartzman's approval.

Analysis

The First Casualty is the Truth: Trump's Running War With the Media

“What truly matters is not which party controls our government, but whether our government is controlled by the people.”
-- President Donald J Trump, Inaugural Address, January 20, 2017