Explain to Shane: Coronavirus, 5G, and Restoring Internet Freedom at the Federal Communications Commission with Joel Thayer

Explain to Shane: Episode 6

Shane Tews | June 2, 2020

How is the Federal Communications Commission responding to the coronavirus pandemic? What is Ligado and why is it controversial?

On this episode, Shane Tews speaks with Joel Thayer, a lawyer and telecommunications policy expert here in DC. Together, they discuss some of the FCC’s recent policies and biggest debates — including how it has handled the current crisis, 5G policy, and the Restoring Internet Freedom Order.