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Of Primary Importance

Jerry Nadler, my progressive, courageous, hard-working Congressman (New York’s 10th district, which includes large swaths of Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn) is facing an unusual opponent in today’s Democratic primary. 426 more words

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@repjerrynadler: Copyright law should play fair and pay artists for radio play

Terrestrial radio gets a free ride and an advantage over its digital competitors. Performing artists, background musicians and other rights holders of sound recordings receive absolutely no compensation when their music is played over the air on AM/FM radio.

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Fair Play Fair Pay

The Forward’s ‘Top 50’ Jews in American Life

Here’s further proof that Australia and the USA – despite being linked by the English language and a long and deep friendship – are worlds apart in social, political and artistic cultures. 446 more words

Personalities

'We Will Not Forget': Jewish Leaders Keep Raging at Nadler After He Backs Iran Deal

Blasting Congressman Jerrold Nadler for choosing to support a controversial nuclear accord with Iran, a group of Orthodox Jewish leaders promised tonight that the veteran Democrat would feel the full wrath of his constituents–and one even suggested Mr. 643 more words

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How Will Your Member of Congress Vote on the Iran Nuclear Deal?

Few elected officials face more scrutiny over the Iran nuclear deal than New York City’s congressional delegation. Overwhelmingly Democratic, they typically side with President Barack Obama and are now under enormous pressure to vote for a signature piece of Mr. 1,482 more words

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Pay the Band | Memphis Flyer

Brice S Newman of Memphis details why support for the Fair Play, Fair Pay bill is essential for all musicians and creators to support.

There are four parts to the initiative, which includes a comprehensive bill that gives music creators pay parity.

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