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The President's Attack on Public Broadcasting Puts Him at Odds with the American People
Donald Trump’s latest attack on the media will unfold in an unusual place: congressional hearings over the national budget.
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The Trump Administration’s Other War on the Media
The Trump administration’s unrelenting attacks on the media and assault on reality have been well covered by journalists and media outlets that find themselves in the new administration’s crosshairs.
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New FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Is Off to an Orwellian Start
Pai bypassed the democratic process, using “delegated authority” to deprive the full Commission of a vote
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Trump's FCC Blocks ISPs from Giving Low-Income Families Web Access
New Republican chairman Ajit Pai's orders "rob millions of the neediest families of the help they need to bridge the digital divide," says Free Press
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FCC Chair Tom Wheeler to Resign, Leaving 'Remarkable Legacy'
Wheeler's resignation from the post opens door for Republicans to undo many progressive advances in internet policies
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Trump Just Put Net Neutrality on Death Row
Jeff Eisenach and Mark Jamison, appointed to Trump FCC transition team, 'have deep financial ties to the telecom industry'
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AT&T/Time Warner: The Case Against Monster Bell
An opponent of the mega-merger wonders if the political will to oppose it will survive Election Day.
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'Counter to Public Good': Sanders Urges DOJ to Reject AT&T-Time Warner Deal
Merger will 'shrink our media landscape, stifle competition and diversity of content, and provide consumers with less while charging them more'
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On Possible AT&T-Time Warner Media Behemoth, 'Regulators Must Say No'
Consumers will see increased prices and fewer choices, analysts say
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AT&T Preps "Media Colossus" with Time Warner at Customers' Expense
'Big mergers like this inevitably mean higher prices for real people, to pay down the money borrowed to finance these deals and their golden parachutes'
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