I gathered bright and early Tuesday morning with a crowd of fellow Net Neutrality supporters at Texas A&M University. We were there to rally right before a forum FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai — an opponent of Net Neutrality — was holding on “Internet regulation.”
While the boundaries between news and entertainment and politics and business were never airtight, these days they’re practically nonexistent. Citizen Radio hosts Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny condemn this dynamic in their absorbing new book.
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.