Pressure On For Net Neutrality Campaign

By Staff, -

Meanwhile, the quest to find one more vote to move the process forward in the Senate continues. Write Congress to aid in the search. On May 2, small businesses will deliver a letter to Congress, [...]

AT&T And Cable Lobby Are Terrified Of A California Net Neutrality Bill

By Jon Brodkin, -

Internet service providers celebrated four months ago when the Federal Communications Commission voted to eliminate nationwide net neutrality rules that prohibit blocking, throttling, and paid [...]

How Local Governments Can Provide Network Neutrality, Privacy, And Access For All

By Staff, -

As the Federal Communications Commission in the Trump era dismantles vital rules protecting net neutrality and users’ privacy, Americans need an internet provider that they can trust and is [...]

AT&T/Verizon Lobbyists To “Aggressively” Sue States That Enact Net Neutrality

By Jon Brodkin, -

A lobby group that represents AT&T, Verizon, and other telcos plans to sue states and cities that try to enforce net neutrality rules. USTelecom, the lobby group, made its intentions clear [...]

Meet The Oregon Middle Schoolers Fighting For Net Neutrality

By Melanie Ehrenkranz, -

Luca, a 12-year-old student at Mt. Tabor Middle School in Portland, Oregon, first learned about net neutrality through an Instagram post. “Before it was repealed, I was just trying to tell people [...]

These Maps Show All The Cities And States Now Defending Net Neutrality

By Kevin Litman-Navarro, -

As seen in the map above, 28 different states have proposed legislation to adopt net neutrality regulations. Only one state — Washington — has already passed a law in the state legislature [...]

FCC Must Defend Net Neutrality Repeal In Court Against Dozens Of Litigants

By Jon Brodkin, -

The lawsuits were all filed in either the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. As is standard, there was a multi-circuit [...]

Mayors Pledge To Refuse Business From Vendors Opposed To Net Neutrality Rules

By Jake Williams, -

A group of city and county leaders are encouraging others from around the country to join their "name and shame" campaign. Mayors of New York City, Austin, and Portland announced a new commitment [...]

Protest Senator Kennedy’s Net Neutrality-Destroying Bill

By Staff, -

Politico is now reporting that Senator Kennedy says he is still considering supporting the CRA. If he truly cares about the open Internet, he should publicly state his support for the CRA and [...]

Open Internet Advocates Pressure US Senators Before Midterms

By Creede Newton, -

As the clock ticks on the effort to restore net neutrality, advocates see hope in using the midterm elections in the US to hold elected representatives feet to the fire of the public's demands. [...]

It’s Time To Show Up For An Open Internet

By Gabriella Anaïs Deal-Márquez, -

I am grateful to the elders in my family line that have taught me the power of telling our stories.  As a daughter of artist activists I was raised knowing that the resistance in your art and [...]

More Than A Million Mobilize For Net Neutrality

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Tuesday was a national day of action urging congress to pass a resolution under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) rejecting the FCC's new rule that ends net neutrality. Numerous advocacy groups [...]

Next Stage Of Net Neutrality Conflict Begins

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

On Thursday, the FCC's net neutrality rule was published in the Federal Register. This was the official start of the next phase of the campaign to protect the open Internet as a common carrier [...]

Operation: #OneMoreVote

By Staff, -

Protest planning, led by Fight for the Future, Demand Progress, and Free Press Action Fund, has just begun, but already well known companies like Etsy, Medium, Vimeo, Imgur, Namecheap and Sonos [...]

Congressional Review Act Of Net Neutrality Clock About To Begin

By Ali Breland, -

The Senate has received the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) official notice of measures to scrap net neutrality rules, two congressional sources confirmed. The notice is one of the [...]