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#NetNeutrality: Turns Out 99.7 Percent of Unique FCC Comments Wanted to Keep the Internet Open #NetNeutrality: Turns Out 99.7 Percent of Unique FCC Comments Wanted to Keep the Internet Open

As the Federal Communications Commission prepared to repeal the laws of net neutrality last year, 22 million comments were left on its website expressing arguments either for or against keeping the open internet protected and in place. A new report says that 99.7 percent of the unique comments left on the agency’s…

#NetNeutrality: Will FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Face the Music at a Congressional Hearing This Week? #NetNeutrality: Will FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Face the Music at a Congressional Hearing This Week?

Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai is going to have some explaining to do when he appears before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation on Thursday morning at a hearing titled “Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).”

#NetNeutrality: Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Side With the FCC in Killing the Open Internet #NetNeutrality: Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Side With the FCC in Killing the Open Internet

It has been nearly eight months since the Federal Communications Commission repealed the net neutrality that keep the internet open and free for everyone, and the repeal officially went into effect on June 11. As lawmakers in individual states do their part to try and ensure net neutrality is still a reality for their…

Red Alert: The Fight for #NetNeutrality Continues Red Alert: The Fight for #NetNeutrality Continues

You may have noticed some of your favorite websites sporting a different look Wednesday. In collaboration with Demand Progress, many sites went on “Red Alert” to draw attention to the continuing fight to protect net neutrality, otherwise known as the open internet.

#NetNeutrality: The Open Internet Isn’t Dead Just Yet #NetNeutrality: The Open Internet Isn’t Dead Just Yet

Although you may have seen news reports to the contrary, the rules of open internet are still in place as of Monday, April 23. Yes, the Federal Communications Commission published its “Restoring Internet Freedom Order” in the Federal Register 60 days ago, signifying its intent to repeal the Obama-era protections that…

#NetNeutrality: Mignon Clyburn, Biggest Defender of Open Internet, Stepping Down From FCC #NetNeutrality: Mignon Clyburn, Biggest Defender of Open Internet, Stepping Down From FCC

Mignon Clyburn, a Democrat on the Federal Communications Commission who was one of only two people to vote in favor of keeping the rules of net neutrality in place, announced Tuesday that she would be stepping down from her position.

#NetNeutrality: Doomsday Is Here—It’s the End of the Internet as We Know It #NetNeutrality: Doomsday Is Here—It’s the End of the Internet as We Know It

We knew it was coming, and the day is finally here. The Federal Communications Commission published its ironically named new rules, the Restoring Internet Freedom Order, in the Federal Register on Thursday. It’s the end of the Internet as we know it.

#NetNeutrality: The FCC Has Reportedly Officially Put the Senate on Notice #NetNeutrality: The FCC Has Reportedly Officially Put the Senate on Notice

The Federal Communications Commission has reportedly officially notified the U.S. Senate of its plans for repealing the net neutrality rules put in place by the Obama administration in 2015.

#NetNeutrality: Senate Democrats Need 1 More Member to Vote to Overturn FCC Decision #NetNeutrality: Senate Democrats Need 1 More Member to Vote to Overturn FCC Decision

Senate Democrats announced Tuesday that they have 50 of the 100 members of the Senate prepared to vote in favor of their Congressional Review Act resolution to overturn the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to repeal net neutrality.

#NetNeutrality: The Fight for an Open and Free Internet Continues Across the Country #NetNeutrality: The Fight for an Open and Free Internet Continues Across the Country

Nearly a month after the Federal Communications Commission voted to repeal the rules of net neutrality, lawmakers across the country are doing what they can to keep the internet open and free.

#NetNeutrality: FCC Reveals Details of ‘Restoring Internet Freedom’ Order #NetNeutrality: FCC Reveals Details of ‘Restoring Internet Freedom’ Order

Just three weeks after it voted to repeal the rules of net neutrality, the Federal Communications Commission finally released the details of its “Restoring Internet Freedom” order Thursday.

#NetNeutrality: United Nations Expert Concerned About US Repeal of Open-Internet Rules #NetNeutrality: United Nations Expert Concerned About US Repeal of Open-Internet Rules

On the heels of the Federal Communications Commission voting to repeal the net neutrality rules that keep the internet free and open for everyone, the United Nations’ expert on freedom of speech expressed concern Wednesday that the ramifications of that decision could lead to small and independent voices being…

The End of the Internet as We Know It: FCC Votes to Dismantle Net Neutrality The End of the Internet as We Know It: FCC Votes to Dismantle Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to dismantle Obama-era regulations on internet service providers, otherwise known as net neutrality rules, which have kept cable and telecom companies under strict FCC oversight since 2015.

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