Features related to broadband

  • April 30, 2014 | Moyers & Company

    Democracy loses if the Internet’s sold to the highest bidder — and that may be exactly what’s about to happen. Watch the full show now » Continue reading

  • February 15, 2014

    When it comes to media, bigger is not better. Continue reading

  • July 23, 2013

    Discover why companies like AT&T want to unplug the way roughly 19 million Americans still communicate with the rest of the world. Continue reading

  • March 13, 2013

    A coalition of Georgia mayors, counties and local activists overcame an industry-backed bill that would have prohibited municipalities from building their own broadband networks. Continue reading

  • February 8, 2013 | Updated May 1, 2014 | Blog

    A map of broadband access shows how your community measures up to the rest of America. Continue reading

  • February 8, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Telecommunications policy expert Susan Crawford says our government allows media conglomerates to put profit ahead of the public interest. Continue reading

  • February 7, 2013 | Blog

    How one Louisiana town fought telecom companies to build one of the fastest networks in the nation for its residents. Continue reading

  • February 5, 2013 | Moyers & Company

    Susan Crawford joins Bill to discuss how powerful media conglomerates put profit ahead of the public interest when it comes to Internet access. Continue reading

  • October 15, 2006 | Moyers on America (2006)

    Bill Moyers and journalist Rick Karr report on the challenge corporate America poses to Internet freedom. Then, as now, large and powerful corporations were lobbying Washington to turn the “information superhighway” into what critics call a “toll road,” threatening the equanimity that has come to define global democracy’s newest forum. Continue reading

  • April 26, 2002 | NOW (2002-2005)

    This episode of NOW With Bill Moyers looks at the shrinking of mass media and consolidation of radio stations, remembers Shakespeare, and looks back at the LA riots following the Rodney King trial 10 years earlier. Continue reading