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Benton Foundation provides free, daily summaries of articles concerning the quickly-changing telecommunications policy landscape.

Activists want to know why feds are searching more devices at the border

Location:
Columbia University, Broadway and 116th StreetUris Hall, Room 142, New York, NY, United States
Recommendation:
3

A free speech advocacy organization sued the Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, seeking "statistical, policy, and assessment records regarding the government’s searches" of digital devices at the United States border.

Fight for the Future Promises Billboard Attacks Against Lawmakers Voting to Repeal Internet Privacy Rules

Location:
Fight for the Future, Boston, MA, 02205, United States
Recommendation:
3

Fight for the Future is promising to put up billboards attacking lawmakers who vote in favor of a bill that would dismantle privacy protections for internet users.

The Apprentice: Donald Trump and Joe McCarthy

Location:
Time Inc, 1271 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, 10020, United States
Recommendation:
3

Donald Trump was four years old when the word “McCarthyism” first appeared in print as shorthand to describe Senator Joe McCarthy’s penchant for lying, bullying, and trying to stifle dissent.

EUGNet Offers Uncommon Gigabit Deployment Model

Location:
Eugene, OR, United States
Recommendation:
3

An uncommon model for municipal broadband network deployment comes from Eugene (OR) where the local utility company is partnering with the city and other entities to build the network, dubbed EUGNet.

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Benton Foundation provides free, daily summaries of articles concerning the quickly-changing telecommunications policy landscape.

Activists want to know why feds are searching more devices at the border

Location:
Columbia University, Broadway and 116th StreetUris Hall, Room 142, New York, NY, United States
Recommendation:
3

A free speech advocacy organization sued the Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, seeking "statistical, policy, and assessment records regarding the government’s searches" of digital devices at the United States border.

Fight for the Future Promises Billboard Attacks Against Lawmakers Voting to Repeal Internet Privacy Rules

Location:
Fight for the Future, Boston, MA, 02205, United States
Recommendation:
3

Fight for the Future is promising to put up billboards attacking lawmakers who vote in favor of a bill that would dismantle privacy protections for internet users.

The Apprentice: Donald Trump and Joe McCarthy

Location:
Time Inc, 1271 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, 10020, United States
Recommendation:
3

Donald Trump was four years old when the word “McCarthyism” first appeared in print as shorthand to describe Senator Joe McCarthy’s penchant for lying, bullying, and trying to stifle dissent.

EUGNet Offers Uncommon Gigabit Deployment Model

Location:
Eugene, OR, United States
Recommendation:
3

An uncommon model for municipal broadband network deployment comes from Eugene (OR) where the local utility company is partnering with the city and other entities to build the network, dubbed EUGNet.

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