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Posted on: Jan 22, 2006, Source: Washington Monthly

Broadband internet is the electricity of the 21st century -- and the rest of the world is poised to leave America in the dark.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Members of Congress are working to reverse the damage done by the recent FCC ruling that opened the floodgates to media consolidation.

Posted on: May 15, 2003, Source: The Nation

Federal Communications Commission chair Michael Powell is pushing ahead with a June 2 vote to gut longstanding rules designed to prevent the growth of media monopolies.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2003, Source: The Nation

The Feds are beginning to reassert the all-but-forgotten principle that decisions about media ownership should take into account the public interest.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2000, Source: Madison Capital Times

On Friday, a dozen former "Nader's Raiders" told Ralph to drop out of the presidential race. But they are asking the wrong candidate to quite the race -- strategically, they should have asked Al Gore to quit the race and throw his support behind the Greens.