Boulder Takes Closer Look At City-Owned Broadband

By Alex Burness, -

It's going to cost somewhere between $70 and $140 million, officials estimate, to build out the underground fiber-to-the-premises network that Boulder needs to make community-wide broadband a [...]

Future If Net Neutrality Is Repealed

By David Gorodyansky, -

If you’re scared of a future America without net neutrality, I want to terrify you. The potential repeal of what should be a civic right should chill you to the bone. No, there is more than one [...]

Massive Effort To ‘Break The Internet,’ Beseige FCC Before Net Neutrality Vote

By John Zangas, -

Washington, DC — Groups against a two-tiered Internet are rallying to beat back FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai’s plan to end Net Neutrality, which will affect users’ ability to access thousands of [...]

Organizations Call On FCC To Abandon Attack On Net Neutrality

By Timothy Karr, -

WASHINGTON — On Thursday, more than 30 press freedom, civil liberties and open government groups submitted a letter to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai urging him to cancel the [...]

Day 2 Of Countdown To Launch: Lee Camp

By Popular Resistance, -

Lee Camp is a political comedian, writer, actor and activist. He was a member of the team that organized the occupation of Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC and has been a long time contributor to [...]

The FCC’s Net Neutrality Plan Breaks 50 Years Of History

By Tim Wu, -

By Tim Wu for Wired - What’s now called the “net neutrality debate” is really a restatement of a classic question: How should a network’s owner treat the traffic that it carries? What rights, if [...]

Telecom Prom Protest

By Staff, -

By Staff of Art Killing Apathy - Today across the country people showed up at Verizon stores to protest the selling off of our open internet to big Telecoms. Several protests included marches to [...]

Artists, Actors, And Musicians Support Net Neutrality Protests

By Evan Greer, -

By Evan Greer of Fight for the Future. “If the FCC votes to gut these protections it will explicitly allow Internet providers to charge extra fees that amount to a tax on the entire creative [...]

It May Be The Final Days Of Free & Open Internet

By Staff, -

By Staff of Redacted Tonight - On December 14th, the FCC is voting to gut net neutrality. While internet providers like Verizon will definitely abuse their monopoly-like power with net neutrality [...]

Local Governments Ask FCC To Delay Net Neutrality Vote

By Jay Cassano, -

By Jay Cassano for IB Times - When the Federal Communications Commission votes December 14 on Chairman Ajit Pai’s proposal to repeal “net neutrality,” the Obama-era rules that classified [...]

How Silicon Valley Became The FCC Chair’s Scapegoat

By Joshua Brustein, -

By Joshua Brustein for Bloomberg - The debate over internet regulation has steadily morphed over the last few years from an insular fight between telecom experts into a standard-issue political [...]

Yes, U.S. Net Neutrality Debacle Will Impact People In Canada.

By Steve Anderson, -

By Steve Anderson for National Observer - Web services from Canada and elsewhere will likely face the same "prioritization" fees or worse if they want to reach US users. So Canadian-based [...]

Net Neutrality Reg Rollback Riles Religious Groups

By John Eggerton, -

By John Eggerton for B& C - Religious groups are calling on FCC chairman Ajit Pai not to eliminate the bright-line network neutrality rules, which he has proposed doing at the FCC's Dec. 14 [...]

FCC Wants To Kill Net Neutrality. Congress Will Pay

By Ryan Singel, -

By Ryan Singel for WIred - FCC CHAIR AJIT Pai’s plan to repeal net neutrality provisions and reclassify broadband providers from “common carriers” to “information services” is an unprecedented [...]

Newsletter – Countdown To Our Next Phase Of Resistance

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. We are excited to announce our ten day countdown to the launch of the next phase of Popular Resistance. During the countdown, we are bringing you voices of [...]