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TV News Record: Coverage of sexual harassment charges

A biweekly round up on what’s happening at the TV News Archive by Katie Dahl and Nancy Watzman. This week we dive into research resources, fact-checks, and backgrounders on the sexual harassment charges sweeping the worlds of media, politics, and entertainment. Past TV news appearances by O’Reilly, Franken, Halperin & more preserved, searchable The names of well-known

Why I Work for the Internet Archive

  This year something magical happened. Our film curator, Rick Prelinger, noticed a film for sale on eBay. The description said “taken at a Japanese Internment Camp,” so Rick bought it, suspecting it might be of historical significance. In October, when he digitized the 16mm reel and showed it to me, I couldn’t believe it.

5,000 78rpm sides for the Great 78 Project are now posted

← Net Neutrality & Competition: The Final Days of Internet Freedom Why I Work for the Internet Archive → 5,000 78rpm sides for the Great 78 Project are now posted Posted on November 27, 2017 by Brewster Kahle From the David Chomowicz and Esther Ready Collection. Click to listen.This month’s transfers of 5,000 78rpm sides for the Great 78 Project are now posted.

Net Neutrality & Competition: The Final Days of Internet Freedom

Join Public Knowledge to Discuss… Net neutrality is on the chopping block. Public Knowledge has spent nearly ten years fighting for an open internet, but we expect that at the Federal Communications Commission’s December 14th meeting a majority of Commissioners will vote to eliminate our strong net neutrality rules. The current FCC has made dominant industry interests

TV News Record: Whoops, they said it again (on taxes)

A biweekly round up on what’s happening at the TV News Archive by Katie Dahl and Nancy Watzman This week, we demonstrate GOP and Democrat talking points on taxes; display a case of mistaken facial identity; and present fact checks on the GOP tax proposal Whoops, they said it again Was that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D., Calif., who

Wondering what to do with your Cryptocurrency Windfall? Donations accepted here!

This week, as you’ve watched your Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin rise and fall and rise again, perhaps you’ve been wondering:  how can I put my cryptocurrencies to good use?  Should I buy a new car or yacht?  Plow it into Amazon stock?  Well, at least some of you have turned to the Internet Archive—a place