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Diverse Coalition Cries Foul on New Broadband Tax

When it comes to the cost of broadband service, those who can afford it are often frustrated by the additional taxes and fees that...

Attracting Advanced Communications Networks to Our Communities in the 21st Century

By: Dr. Kevin T. Kornegay On February 8, 1996, President Bill Clinton signed into law the Telecommunications Act of 1996 with the intent of ushering...

Closing the Economic Divide Is the Next Chapter of Black History

By Jamal Simmons As Black History Month draws to a close, it is important to look into the future to fix the problems in Black...

Hillary Clinton’s Forward Thinking Vision Will Build a Stronger Digital Future

One of the most consequential elections in our nation's history is underway, and today, the millions of Americans who did not take part in early...

Digital Use Explodes While Wireless Taxes Steadily on the Rise

Around the world, the use of mobile devices - whether cell phones, smartphones, or tablets - is on the rise. In fact, when it...

Clarke Launches Multicultural Media Coalition, Explores FCC Set Top Rule

A long time advocate of greater diversity and inclusion for people of color and members of underrepresented communities, Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D-NY) today launched...

Impact Study Needed Before FCC Pursues Set Top Box Proposal

With the shot clock ticking for people to file comments in the FCC's "Unlock the Box" proceeding, a coalition of civil rights and social justice...

Broadband and Capital Have Historic Implications for America’s Blacks

By Marc Morial, President, National Urban League Too often overlooked by leadership in the black community, capital is the lifeblood of our market-based economy. The...

Johnson Champions Digital Equity as Priority for Modern American Economy

For the past 10 years, Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA) has served his constituents and this country by trying to level the playing field for...

Why the Internet Tax Freedom Act Matters

2015 was indeed the “political year of the Internet.” From net neutrality to spectrum policy, there were so many huge issues relating to the...