Amy Kroin

Amy Kroin, Editor, edits all Free Press and Free Press Action Fund communications. She also edits and monitors the Free Press website and creates campaign, educational and outreach materials. Before joining Free Press, Amy served as a writer and editor for a division of Pearson, the media and education company, and earlier served as the arts editor of the Valley Advocate.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 7:30am
The Internet Slowdown Is Here. Join the Fight
When it comes to broadband speeds, the U.S. still ranks far behind Internet powerhouses like South Korea and Japan (not to mention Latvia). And in many parts of the country, there’s no access at all — or just sloth-like dial-up. This situation couldn’t get worse, right? Wrong. If the FCC signs off...
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Monday, August 11, 2014 - 1:30pm
File Under 'Much Needed': The FCC May Expand Its Political Ad Disclosure Rules
The Koch brothers will reportedly spend at least $250 million on the 2014 midterm elections — and that’s a conservative estimate. While the Kochs may have the fattest wallet in the game, they’re hardly alone: In the wake of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, spending on elections has...
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Monday, July 14, 2014 - 7:00am
Time Is Running Out: Tell the FCC Why Net Neutrality Is Important to You
You have until July 15 to tell the FCC what you think of its loathsome proposal to allow rampant discrimination online. Already close to 50,000 Free Press members have submitted comments urging the agency to scrap Chairman Tom Wheeler’s pay-to-play plan and take steps to protect real Net Neutrality...
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Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 8:34am
How Low Will AT&T Go?
Rev. R. Henry Martin directs the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission , a Louisiana-based ministry that “reaches out to feed, clothe, shelter and provide healing services to homeless men, women and families with children.” The ministry aided 1,200 people in 2010, served over 135,000 meals and is open to those in need 365 days a year. This is all noble work, but what the heck does it have to do with the AT&T/T-Mobile merger?
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Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 8:32am
AT&T Accidentally Tells Truth, Shoots Self in Foot
Free Press and other opponents of the AT&T–T-Mobile merger had reason to cheer last week when a damning document AT&T filed with the FCC was accidentally posted on a public site.
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Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 12:16pm
The FCC Coddles and AT&T Throttles
The FCC has taken to heart the maxim “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again,” allowing AT&T another chance to prove that its proposed purchase of T-Mobile is a bang-up idea.
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