Why U.S. Internet Access is Slow, Costly and Unfair: Bill Moyers interviews Susan Crawford

Bill Moyers interviews Susan Crawford

February 8, 2013 – Susan Crawford, former special assistant to President Obama for science, technology and innovation, and author of Captive Audience: The Telecom Industry and Monopoly Power in the New Gilded Age, joins Bill to discuss how our government has allowed a few powerful media conglomerates to put profit ahead of the public interest — rigging the rules, raising prices, and stifling competition. As a result, Crawford says, all of us are at the mercy of the biggest business monopoly since Standard Oil in the first Gilded Age a hundred years ago.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013