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

These are the arguments against net neutrality — and why they’re wrong

Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States
Recommendation:
2

1. Title II is a depression-era rule intended for regulating the AT&T/Ma Bell monopoly ...

Reclassification and Investment: An Analysis of Free Press’ “It’s Working” Report

Location:
Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studi, Washington, DC, 20015, United States
Recommendation:
1

Free Press recently released a report on the capital expenditures of broadband service providers entitled, It’s Working: How the Internet Access and Online Video Markets are Thriving in the Title II Era.

Senators Seek Hearing on Fake News, Trump Media Hostility

Location:
Senate Commerce Committee, Constitution Avenue and 1st Street, NE Russell Senate Office Building - 253, Washington, DC, 20002, United States
Recommendation:
1

Sens Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Tom Udall (D-NM) have asked the Senate Commerce Committee to hold a hearing on the state of the media. The senators cited Trump Administration ...

Trump Aides Pressing for More Restraint on Twitter

Location:
The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20500, United States
Recommendation:
2

President Donald Trump’s aides have also been pressing for more restraint by the president on Twitter, and some weeks ago they organized what one official called an “intervention.”

How social media filter bubbles and algorithms influence the election

Location:
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Recommendation:
2

One of the most powerful players in the British election is also one of the most opaque. With just over two weeks to go until voters go to the polls, there are two things every election expert agrees on: what happens on social media, and Facebook in particular, will have an enormous effect on how the country votes; and no one has any clue how to measure what’s actually happening there.

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

These are the arguments against net neutrality — and why they’re wrong

Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States
Recommendation:
2

1. Title II is a depression-era rule intended for regulating the AT&T/Ma Bell monopoly ...

Reclassification and Investment: An Analysis of Free Press’ “It’s Working” Report

Location:
Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal & Economic Public Policy Studi, Washington, DC, 20015, United States
Recommendation:
1

Free Press recently released a report on the capital expenditures of broadband service providers entitled, It’s Working: How the Internet Access and Online Video Markets are Thriving in the Title II Era.

Senators Seek Hearing on Fake News, Trump Media Hostility

Location:
Senate Commerce Committee, Constitution Avenue and 1st Street, NE Russell Senate Office Building - 253, Washington, DC, 20002, United States
Recommendation:
1

Sens Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Tom Udall (D-NM) have asked the Senate Commerce Committee to hold a hearing on the state of the media. The senators cited Trump Administration ...

Trump Aides Pressing for More Restraint on Twitter

Location:
The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20500, United States
Recommendation:
2

President Donald Trump’s aides have also been pressing for more restraint by the president on Twitter, and some weeks ago they organized what one official called an “intervention.”

How social media filter bubbles and algorithms influence the election

Location:
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Recommendation:
2

One of the most powerful players in the British election is also one of the most opaque. With just over two weeks to go until voters go to the polls, there are two things every election expert agrees on: what happens on social media, and Facebook in particular, will have an enormous effect on how the country votes; and no one has any clue how to measure what’s actually happening there.

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