net neutrality

Libertarian Argument Against Net Neutrality: Leave the Mom and Pop Communication Companies Alone!

Libertarian Argument Against Net Neutrality: Leave the Mom and Pop Communication Companies Alone!
The only way for libertarians to convince themselves that Net Neutrality is a good idea? Convince everyone that Comcast and Verizon are cute mom and pop shops with their customers' best interests at heart.
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Ted Cruz Against a Free and Open Internet: 'Net Neutrality Like Obamacare for the Internet!'

Ted Cruz Against a Free and Open Internet: 'Net Neutrality Like Obamacare for the Internet!'
Republican 2016 presidential frontrunner Ted Cruz has come out against Net Neutrality, comparing it to Obamacare. With a Republican controlled Congress, what could they do to back major corporations like AT&T and Verizon and stop the FCC from preserving net neutrality?
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Creator of World Wide Web Calls For Worldwide 'We the People'

Creator of World Wide Web Calls For Worldwide 'We the People'
The inventor of the World Wide Web kicked off the 25th anniversary of the Internet Age with a call for openness and net neutrality.

Get Ready for a Two-Tiered Internet

Get Ready for a Two-Tiered Internet
Look back fondly, the Golden Age of the internet has passed. Without net neutrality, the slow decline into two-tiered systems and blatant commodification is inevitable.
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Senate Candidates are Smart, Right? Wrong. Meet the MI GOP's Terri Lynn Land

Senate Candidates are Smart, Right? Wrong. Meet the MI GOP's Terri Lynn Land
Michigan GOP Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land utterly whiffed a softball when responding to a reporters simple question on net neutrality. Is she for or against? Her answer – baffling in the extreme – shows just how little policy Land has actually mastered.
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Net Neutrality-Defender Barack Obama MIA

Net Neutrality-Defender Barack Obama MIA
As a president who has professed to be a staunch supporter of net neutrality, Obama must voice his opposition to the proposal just advanced by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), a group advocating for an open Internet charges.
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Net Neutrality and Your Right to Watch Netflix and YouTube

Net Neutrality and Your Right to Watch Netflix and YouTube
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday took the first step in a net neutrality plan that could make it harder to access Netflix, Facebook and YouTube, or guarantee your access to those websites under certain circumstances.
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Death Knell of the Open Internet: New FCC Rules Undermine Neutrality

Death Knell of the Open Internet: New FCC Rules Undermine Neutrality
Sam Seder is joined by David Dayen to talk about the FCC's decision to nix the net neutrality law. What's next? Will there ever really be an open internet?
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FCC Chairman Defends Rules That Will Destroy Internet As We Know It

FCC Chairman Defends Rules That Will Destroy Internet As We Know It
"The future of the open Internet can’t rest on the supposed good intentions of one chairman. Internet users and innovators need the certainty that comes with common carriage, not Wheeler’s ‘just trust me’ approach to stopping harmful behavior from providers."
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Absent Net Neutrality, Inequality Increases

Absent Net Neutrality, Inequality Increases
A primer on how eroding net neutrality with directly – and immediately – affect inequality.
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