Since 1981, we have championed communications as the bedrock of democracy.

-Charles Benton

Benton experts promote public benefits in communications policy.

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Weekly Digest

August 13-17, 2018

Digital Beat

Op-ed
Craig Settles
August 15, 2018

Effective, well thought-out, multi-faceted marketing can make your community broadband network more money and can cost less than sales teams alone. When Marketing work in conjunction with Sales, the network does better financially in the short- and long-term. Let’s use telehealth as an example.

Analysis
Gigi Sohn
August 14, 2018

This is the first comprehensive, thoughtful look coming from Capitol Hill about how to deal with some of the problems afflicting the largest online platforms.

Analysis
Jonathan Sallet
July 30, 2018

The Benton Foundation is embarking on a comprehensive, year-long review to propose how best to update America’s approach to broadband access for the coming decade.

Benton believes that communications policy—rooted in the values of access, equity, and diversity—has the power to deliver new opportunities and strengthen communities to bridge our divides.

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