Free Press Action Fund Activists Lobby Lawmakers to Fix New Jersey's Local News CrisisSaurav SarkarJune 21, 2017More than two-dozen Free Press Action Fund members, staff and allies met up in Trenton on Monday to advocate for the Civic Info Bill.
Trump's War on the First Amendment Finds a Home at the FCCTimothy KarrJune 5, 2017The Trump FCC is carrying out its quest to kill Net Neutrality in a distinctly undemocratic way — including banning some activists from ever attending the agency’s public meetings. And that’s just one in a growing number of incidents in which the FCC has cracked down on the rights of people who support Net Neutrality.
Six Things Trump's FCC Chairman Doesn't Want You to Know About Net NeutralityTimothy KarrMay 26, 2017As the Trump FCC moves forward with a misinformation campaign about the Net Neutrality rules, it’s worth highlighting the six things its chairman doesn’t want you to know.
Net Neutrality Activists Rally Against Trump FCC's Plan to Destroy the InternetAmy KroinMay 18, 2017People from across the country have already generated more than 1 million comments and signatures in support of real Net Neutrality. And outside the FCC’s headquarters, a range of advocacy groups, members of Congress and nearly 100 activists rallied to preserve the open internet.
FCC Chairman's Attacks on Free Press Don't Change the FactsCraig AaronApril 27, 2017While unveiling his plan to dismantle Net Neutrality and defang the Federal Communications Commission, Chairman Ajit Pai spent a good chunk of Wednesday’s speech defaming Free Press.
Free Press Joins Senators in Opposing Trump's Net Neutrality Rollback Craig AaronApril 26, 2017Donald Trump’s FCC is trying to erase one of the most important public interest victories ever at the agency — the 2015 vote that established strong Net Neutrality rules and restored the FCC’s authority to enforce them.
The President's Attack on Public Broadcasting Puts Him at Odds with the American People Timothy KarrMarch 16, 2017Members of Congress should do themselves a favor and listen to the voices of their constituents instead of cozying up to the administration and its ill-advised plan to silence NPR and PBS.