Open Internet

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chair Tom Wheeler on Thursday announced his intention to step down at the end of President Barack Obama's term, leaving behind a legacy of victories for digital rights—and paving the way for a Republican-led attack on net neutrality. Wheeler was appointed to FCC chair by Obama in 2013. Critics were initially...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Open internet advocates this week expressed concern that President-elect Donald...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A federal appeals court on Wednesday struck down the Federal Communications...

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Some of the world's largest websites and rights groups are planning a coordinated day of action on June 5, the first anniversary of Snowden's revelations, to oppose mass online surveillance. The Reset the Net campaign, launched by Fight for the Future, will feature a splash screen offering tips for direct action, like how to install NSA-resistant encryption tools , to ensure Internet privacy.