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Can Communications Unite Us? Lessons from Charlottesville

August 18, 2017 - 18:35

This week, a white supremacist terrorist killed counter-protester Heather Heyer in Charlottesville, Virginia. In his initial response, the President of the United States ...

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Bannon Returns to Breitbart News

August 18, 2017 - 18:35

Stephen K. Bannon, who left his post on Aug 18 as President Donald Trump’s chief strategist, has resumed his role as chairman of Breitbart News, the provocative right-wing website that propelled him to national fame.

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Stephen Bannon Out at the White House After Turbulent Run

August 18, 2017 - 15:48

Stephen K. Bannon, the embattled chief strategist who helped President Donald Trump win the 2016 election but clashed for months with other senior West Wing advisers, is leaving his post.

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Arts council members call for President Trump to step down in their resignation letter

August 18, 2017 - 15:47

In a letter announcing their resignation, several members of President Donald Trump's Committee on the Arts and Humanities called on him to step down as well if he can't vocally denounce white supremacy.

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Tech’s Swift Reaction To Hate Groups Was Years In The Making

August 18, 2017 - 15:47

While tech’s crackdown on violence-inciting white nationalist sites came rapidly following the turmoil in Virginia, it took years of cajoling by activists and advocates to get Silicon Valley ready for action.

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Can Silicon Valley Disrupt Its Neo-Nazi Problem?

August 18, 2017 - 15:46

Tech leaders still have no coherent vision for how to police hate speech without becoming tyrants, themselves.

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Where Is the Line? Charlottesville Forces Media and Tech Companies to Decide

August 18, 2017 - 15:46

It took the death of a young woman at the hands of one of the neo-Nazis she was protesting to force the ever-expanding media universe to face a question it has been evading for years: Where’s the line?

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While Congress kills internet privacy, states take a stand for users

August 18, 2017 - 15:45

The disturbing implications of abolishing internet privacy rules go far beyond how the internet is used. By selling customer data, larger internet service providers could capture more of the market, albeit unfairly, leaving smaller ISPs in the dust and harming what little competition exists.

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LRG: Cable Industry Now has 64% Market Share of Broadband Subscribers

August 18, 2017 - 15:45

Cable companies were mostly up and the top telecommunications companies all were down in high-speed Internet subscriptions during the second quarter 2017.

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Must We Feud Over Network Rep Rule Again?

August 18, 2017 - 15:44

To the dismay of their affiliates, CBS, Disney and Fox included in their lists of "regulatory underbrush" that the Federal Communications Commission should chop out a request to do away with the 59-year-old network rep rule.

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President Trump announces move to elevate Cyber Command

August 18, 2017 - 15:44

President Donald Trump has directed that Cyber Command — which is currently a part of the National Security Agency — will become its own unified military command in a move that is meant to strengthen cyberspace operations and bolster U.S. defenses.

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