Media Ownership

The Rundown: Our Petition to Block the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

Recently, FMC teamed up with Public Knowledge to file an official Petition to Deny at the Federal Communications Commission regarding the proposed merger between AT&T and T-Mobile. We oppose the merger because we believe that artists’ and music consumers’ interests are best served in by an open market with plenty of competition and widespread access to technology (including high-speed internet). And, since music is becoming increasingly accessed via mobile devices, wireless providers have increased influence over the world of content. read more

Submitted by Scott on June 1, 2011 - 12:01pm
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