April 2, 2002
Democrats vs. New Media
Techcentralstation.com has a column on why Democrats are supporting Big Hollywood by introducing bills like the Consumer Broadband and Digital Television Promotion Act. "Then there's the loss of moral legitimacy: It's hard to pose as friends of the little guy against Big Business when you're taking money from Big Business while taking long-established rights away from the little guy. (Scott Harshbarger of Common Cause calls this move 'a shocking fire sale.')"