Poll Shows National Consensus In Favor Of Net Neutrality

By Paul Bischoff, Comparitech.com -

Most internet users expect the freedom to be able to toggle between Twitter and Instagram with both programs loading at the same speed. However, what many don’t realize is that governmental [...]

“The Whole Internet Is Watching.” Internet Protest Planned Ahead Of Key Net Neutrality Vote Next Week

By Staff, Fightforthefuture.org -

The House Energy and Commerce Committee’s subcommittee on Communications and Technology is expected to hold a markup and vote on the Save the Internet Act (HR 1644) as soon as next week. Internet [...]

Web Inventor Urges Users To Seek ‘Complete Control’ Of Data

By Staff, Afp.com -

World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee on Monday slammed the increasing commodification of personal information and appealed for internet users to strive to maintain "complete control" of their [...]

The Save The Internet Act Offers Real Net Neutrality Protections

By Timothy Karr, Free Press -

The Save The Internet Act would restore the entire 2015 Open Internet Order, including the rules it adopted, the protections and precedents set forth in the text of the FCC’s 2015 decision, and [...]

Court Strikes Down FCC’s Mean-Spirited Effort To Reinforce Digital Divide

By Janine Jackson, Fair.org -

A federal appeals court has overturned FCC chair Ajit Pai‘s attempt to gut the subsidy that makes it possible for low-income communities to access broadband. For reasons known only to themselves, [...]

Title II Is The Best Way To Protect The Internet. Period.

By Dana Floberg, Freepress.net -

Last week, Free Press VP of Strategy and Senior Counsel Jessica J. González testified in  Congress about the importance of restoring real Net Neutrality protections and a strong legal framework [...]

Net Neutrality’s Day In Court

By Ernesto Falcon, Elliot Harmon, Erica Portnoy, and Bennett Cyphers, Eff.org -

The Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit heard the case of Mozilla v. FCC today to determine whether the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is allowed to repeal its net neutrality rules and [...]

The Net Neutrality Argument That Will Be Made In Court

By Andrew Wyrich, Dailydot.com -

A number of prominent tech companies and digital rights groups expressed confidence on Wednesday that their court battle against the Federal Communications Commission(FCC), where they are [...]

Facebook’s Leaked Content Moderation Documents Reveal Serious Problems

By Gaurav Shukla, Gadgets.ndtv.com -

Facebook's thousands of content moderators worldwide rely on a bunch of unorganised PowerPoint presentations and Excel spreadsheets to decide what content to allow on the social network, revealed [...]

The Hardliners And The Cynics Fight To Use The Internet As A Weapon Against Cuba

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde, Medium.com -

The State Department’s Internet Task Force for Cuba, meeting for the second time since its first meeting in February, ended without agreement. The hardliners, who demand more money from the [...]

Russiagate McCarthyism Led To Internet Censorship Of The Anti-War And Social Justice Movement

By Staff, Chicagoalbasolidarity.wordpress.com -

The anti-Trump movement is not simply a progressive movement against a rightwing president, but also carries within it a rightwing current. Progressive minded people fight against Trump’s racist [...]

Net Neutrality Supporters Win Big In The House

By Staff, Freepress.net -

WASHINGTON — Net Neutrality supporters scored major victories in the House on Tuesday, with Democrats who supported the reversal of the Trump FCC’s 2017 anti-Net Neutrality ruling winning all 160 [...]

Ajit Pai, Telecom Lobbyists Are Now Coordinating Their Lies In Perfect Symmetry

By Karl Bode, Techdirt.com -

So we've made it pretty clear by now that the FCC's entire justification for repealing net neutrality was based entirely on fluff and lobbyist nonsense. But because the Administrative Procedure [...]

Internet Provider Groups Sue Vermont Over Net Neutrality Law

By David Shepardson, Reuters.com -

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Five industry groups representing major internet providers and cable companies filed suit on Thursday seeking to block a Vermont law barring companies that do not abide by [...]

New York Attorney General Subpoenas Industry Groups, Lobbyists Over Fake Net Neutrality Comments

By Tom McKay, Gizmodo.com -

The New York Attorney General’s office has subpoenaed “more than a dozen telecommunications trade groups, lobbying contractors and Washington advocacy organizations,” the New York Times [...]