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Benjamin Lennett

Senior Research Fellow, Open Technology Institute
Benjamin Lennett
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As a senior research fellow for the Open Technology Institute at the New America Foundation, Benjamin Lennett focuses on the impact of technology and communications policy on economic development, opportunity, and equality. His writings have appeared in various media outlets and journals including Slate, Columbia Journalism Review, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Hill, CommLaw Conspectus, and the Journal of Internet Law. He has also appeared on Al Jazeera America and NPR.  

Previously, he served as policy director for the Open Technology Institute where he directed efforts to develop and advocate policy proposals aimed at achieving universal and affordable access to communications and the Internet and oversaw the development of the program's policy staff. Mr. Lennett holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Florida. He is also a graduate of American University’s School of Public Affairs, where he received a master’s degree in public policy.

Publications

Article | Jan 2, 2014 | Journal of Information Policy
Article | Dec 23, 2013 | Slate
Article | Dec 19, 2013 | The Weekly Wonk
Article | Dec 19, 2013 |
Article | Sep 19, 2013 | The Weekly Wonk
Article | Sep 16, 2013 | Slate
Article | Apr 17, 2013 | Slate

Events

Event | Feb 12, 2014 | Washington
Event | Dec 9, 2013 | Washington
Event | May 23, 2012 | Washington
Event | Oct 11, 2011 | Washington
Event | Jul 19, 2011 | Washington
Event | Feb 1, 2011 | Washington
Event | Jun 10, 2010 | Washington
Event | Jan 13, 2010 | Washington
Event | Jan 16, 2009 |

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