A pro-Net Neutrality filing from four journalism and press freedom groups highlights how crucial the open Internet is for news organizations to thrive and for people to access the information they need.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler recently visited Philadelphia to participate in two closed meetings with community leaders on diversity in media ownership and Internet access in schools and libraries. He's been reluctant to participate in events that are open to the public.
On Sept. 10, the PEN American Center joined the Battle for the Net coalition to protest measures taken by the federal government that would end the open Internet as we know it. Two issues would severely affect writers.