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BETTER LIFE LAB
American Families Under Water: The Politics of Families in Distress
Washington, D.C.

<p>Elizabeth Warren reveals new data on the economic plight of middle-class families. Her shocking and disturbing findings reveal that today

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ASSET BUILDING
Forty Years is Enough
Washington, D.C.

<p>Despite advances in the field, the mechanics of drawing the national poverty line have not been significantly altered for forty years. Ea

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FELLOWS
Constitutional Democracy & Islam: A Blueprint
Washington, D.C.

<p>Noah Feldman, Former Senior Advisor for Constitutional Law, Office of Reconstruction & Humanitarian Assistance in Iraq; Author, After Ji

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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Wave of the Future or Dead in the Water? The Public Release of DARPA's XG Spectrum Sharing Technology
Washington, D.C.

<p>The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) NeXt Generation (XG) Communications program is developing technology to allow multi

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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Jumpstart Broadband: Wireless as an Affordable, Last-Mile Internet Connection
Washington, D.C.

<p>In recent years, the sluggish telecommunications industry has been buzzed by the wild-fire success of "Wi-Fi" -- a technology that uses l

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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Broadband Forum: Convergence and Competition in Media and Telecom
Washington, D.C.

<div class="legacy-attachments"><h3>Attachments</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.newamerica.net/files/nafmigration/archive/Event_281_1_sm.j

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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Media Monopoly?
Washington, D.C.

<p>On June 2 the FCC is expected to issue rules on media ownership with long-term and fundamental consequences for our culture, economy, and

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BETTER LIFE LAB
The "Next Deal" for American Families: How Good Policy Can Alleviate the Stress and Why This Matters in the 2004 Presidential Ra
Washington, D.C.

<p>At the dawn of the twenty-first century, a full 70 percent of all families with children are headed by either two working parents or by a

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BETTER LIFE LAB
What Is The Real State of the Union? Panel Two
Washington, D.C.

<p>New America Foundation fellows and staff discuss policy problems plaguing our nation and recommend prescriptions to deal with the problem

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ASSET BUILDING
What Is The Real State of the Union?
Washington, D.C.

<div class="legacy-attachments"><h3>Attachments</h3> <ul> <li><a href="http://www.newamerica.net/files/nafmigration/archive/Event_244_1_sm.j

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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
The Future of Wireless: Broadband Networking on Unlicensed Spectrum
Washington, D.C.

<p>The traditional approach to bridging the broadband "last mile" requires huge investments by incumbent carriers. Laying fiber lines to mi

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OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Open Access
Washington, D.C.

<p> In March the FCC classified cable modem Internet service as an "interstate information service," thereby exempting cable broadband from

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