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August 6, 2010
>>[VIDEO] The Open Internet and Lessons from the Ma Bell Era
What will happen to today’s open Internet if government imposes new rules on broadband providers? In this video, Associate Director of Technology Studies Ryan Radia explores the history of government regulation of the telecommunications market and the lessons we can learn from it.
>>Shaping the Debate
William Yeatman and Iain Murray’s op-ed on National Review Online
Should Internet Gambling Be Legalized?
Michelle Minton’s op-ed in The New York Times’ Room for Debate
Department of Labor Inspector General Nominee: Too Political, Too Controversial
Vincent Vernuccio’s op-ed on BigGovernment
You Auto Know Better
Iain Murray’s op-ed in The Washington Examiner’s Examiner Opinion Zone
UAE BlackBerry Ban is Latest Clash Over Information Control
Ryan Radia’s citation in Voice of America
>>Best of the Blogs
Give & Take: Fifth Amendment Complicates Net Neutrality
by Carolyn Homer
Richard Morrison and Marc Scribner welcome special guest John Vaught LaBeaume to episode 104. We tackle Arizona’s immigration prospects, school reform efforts in D.C., the future of offshore drilling, why you have the right to remain French, and the stormy waters of congressional ethics investigations.
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