Category Archives: Net Neutrality News

Thomas Hazlett: The Political Spectrum. Interview on Radio Free Hillsdale

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June 16, 2017

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The Internet’s First Amendment: The New Fight For Net Neutrality

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Wednesday, May 31 2017 • 10 a.m. (ET)

Some call it “the First Amendment of the internet”: keep all data flowing free, and fast. The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the Obama-era rules need to change so business isn’t harmed. The net neutrality rules prevented internet service providers from favoring certain sites by intentionally speeding or slowing down user access. Consumer advocates say the move to loosen the rules would largely leave the industry to police itself. How do we keep the internet open, free AND competitive?

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From FM to the Smartphone: The Evolution of Radio Media

May 10, 2017

in Radio, Technology

Thomas Hazlett—

The Age of Wireless has triggered excitement, disruption, and challenge. Debates rage on about the value of social media, how to deal with the threat of cyber hacking, and the regulation of emerging networks. But beneath it all lies a hardened policy structure that doles out radio spectrum rights.