Asheville Publishers, Unite

Why local Asheville media industry must fight the FCC and Trump's effort to kill the Internet | In their small but important way, local Asheville area publishers, bloggers and owners of WNC Internet websites must support freedom of the press as well as legal challenges to counter those Republicans who are hurting small businesses here and across America by supporting the ending of Net Neutrality. By doing so, Republicans will kill the Internet as we know it now. They will be tipping the scales by helping large corporations drown out the diversity of voices and complexity of messages of individuals and small businesses. When local media groups and others throw their support to save Net Neutrality, as they did back during the Obama administration, locals will be part of the greater fight to support the First Amendment and counter the efforts of Republicans to diminish democracy for the middle class | More>

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