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FCC Diversity Committee Primed for Action at Inaugural Meeting

After a three-week nomination period, and a little over two months of deliberation, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his picks for the newly chartered Advisory...

Morial, Wilson Release National Urban League’s 2017 State of Black America...

See the 2017 State of Black America Report here. "Because of the vital work of the Urban League and other civil rights activists the Administration...

Charter Communications Continues to Make Good on Diversity Commitments

As the first quarter of 2017 draws to a close, Charter Communications has opened its first bilingual call center and convened the inaugural meeting of...

5G Rolling Out in “Test Markets” By Mid-2017

Yesterday, Verizon announced that it would begin rolling out 5G connectivity to 11 test markets: Ann Arbor, Michigan; Atlanta, Georgia; Barnardsville, New Jersey; Brockton, Massachusetts; Dallas, Texas;...

Obama Among Top 20 US Presidents & Urban League Dubs Him...

To commemorate Presidents Day, CSPAN conducted a poll among 91 historians asking them to rank America's first 44 Presidents across ten categories. President Obama, who...

Charter, Diverse Stakeholders Propose First-in-Class Inclusion Initiative

In recent years, business leaders and community advocates alike have elevated discussions about diversity and inclusion to the national stage. According to the U.S....

Legislators, Civil Rights Leaders Remain Front and Center in Tech/Telecom Space

In 1995, digital inequality based on race, gender, income and geography captured the nation’s attention:  the “digital divide.”  Over the next two decades, legislators...

Black Leaders Endorse Cornell William Brooks as NAACP President & CEO

In the days following the announcement by the NAACP National Board of Directors that Cornell William Brooks would be the Association’s next National President and CEO, Black...

What America’s Telecommunications Leaders Can Teach Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley is the leading hub for high-tech innovation and development in the United States, while remaining highly competitive among the world’s most revered...

Leading Civil Rights Advocates Challenge FCC Rule Comprising Constitutional Freedoms

The nation’s largest civil rights groups recently wrote the Federal Communications Commission protesting a proposed staff recommendation that would require respondents to Commission proceedings...