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Google: Litmus Test for Free Speech

(September 19, 2011) Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee should ask Google about free religious speech and expression on Wednesday, when the Internet giant’s Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt, testifies before the Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Subcommittee.

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NRB Presents Faith & Freedom Award To Rep. Greg Walden

(September 16, 2011) NRB presented its Faith & Freedom Award to Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.

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New Media Censorship: NRB Report Will Be Released This Week

(September 13, 2011) On September 15th, NRB will unveil the first report of the John Milton Project for Religious Free Speech at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

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NRB Files Amicus Brief for FCC V. FOX Television Stations

(September 13, 2011) Today the National Religious Broadcasters filed an Amicus Curiae (“friend of the court”) brief with the U.S. Supreme Court for FCC v. FOX Television Stations, a case that will be significant in determining whether or not the FCC’s indecency guidelines in the wake of Pacifica are a violation of First Amendment free speech.

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2012 Media Awards Submissions Accepted Until September 16, 2011

(September 9, 2011) NRB is accepting nominations for the National Religious Broadcasters 2012 Annual Media Awards.

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New Media Censorship: NRB to Release Groundbreaking Report

(September 7, 2011) On Thursday, September 15th, NRB will unveil the first report of the John Milton Project for Religious Free Speech at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. This groundbreaking report concludes an 18-month study headed by NRB Sr. Vice President & General Counsel Craig Parshall, evaluating the practices and policies of new media technology companies to determine the risk of religious viewpoint censorship occurring on their platforms.

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NRB Applauds FCC Leadership

(August 25,2011) NRB has sent a letter to FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski and each FCC Commissioner, thanking them for striking the Fairness Doctrine from the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).

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The Fairness Doctrine Is Finally History

(August 23, 2011) NRB applauds yesterday’s FCC announcement that the Fairness Doctrine has been officially removed from the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).

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NRB Urges Caution On Spectrum Policy in Debt Debate

(July 29, 2011) The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), the nation’s preeminent association of Christian communicators, today urged caution in the nation’s debt ceiling debate, specifically as it involves electromagnetic spectrum allocation.

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New Members Welcomed Into NRB

(July 20, 2011) The National Religious Broadcasters Executive Committee recently voted to approve four new members.

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NRB Urges FCC Not To Open Proceeding on 'Hate' Speech

The National Religious Broadcasters has asked the FCC not to open a proceeding on whether broadcasters use of the term Redskins is "hate" speech.

FCC Chairman Urged to Reject Petition Against ‘Redskins’ Name on Grounds of Free Speech

Last Thursday, Dr. Jerry A. Johnson — president of the Manassas, Va.-based religious media watch group National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) — sent...

Increase in Christians being censored

Charles McVety, president of the Canada Christian College, revealed at the annual Values Voter Summit in Washington that there is an increasing...

Are Conservative Christians Being Censored by the Government and Social Media?

Attacks on citizens' freedom of speech was a topic of discussion at the ninth annual Values Voter Summit in Washington, where a panel...

NAB Neutral on Net Neutrality, Not NRB

NRB wants the FCC to prevent content blocking, but it is not focused on ISPS. Instead it talks about the censorship of speech rights...

Religious broadcasters blast Harry Reid scheme

So when a Democratic Party strategy appeared in Congress that would take the First Amendment down a notch by allowing state...

Christian Leaders Travel to Israel to Show Support

A dozen leaders from the National Religious Broadcasters traveled to Israel last week to make public their support of Israel.

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