New America Foundation

New America Foundation’s Open Technology Initiative announced the release of “Full Spectrum Community Media: Expanding Public Access to Communications Infrastructure,” a policy paper written for the ACM. The paper argues that the key to sustaining community media will be expanding beyond the provision of public access television and participating in the provision of local broadband, operation of radio broadcast licenses as well as other communications infrastructure. Read more.


Comcast-NBCU Merger Order

Several key conditions sought by the Alliance for Communications Democracy were included in the FCC’s Order that impact public, educational and governmental (PEG) channels. <Click here to read the ACM  press release.