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Net Neutrality Killed as FCC 'Hands Keys to Internet to Handful of Multi-Billion Dollar Corporations'
"The fight to save net neutrality does not end today. This agency does not have, the final word. Thank goodness."
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Using the Congressional Review Act (CRA), explains Floberg, Congress can pass a resolution that would nullify the FCC’s planned repeal of the Net Neutrality rules. Views
Congress Has One Shot to Truly Restore Net Neutrality
Think of it as a double negative: If we repeal Pai’s repeal, we end up right back where we started — with strong Net Neutrality rules.
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Seven Things You Can Do Right Now to Save the Internet
It's time to get loud and tell everyone that our digital civil rights are on the verge of being destroyed.
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What You Need to Know About the Trump FCC's Plan to End Net Neutrality
The details of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s plan to destroy Net Neutrality are out. And they’re even worse than expected.
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Wary of Trump Motive, Experts Say Blocking AT&T/Time Warner Merger Is Right Decision
"Blocking this merger is the right thing to do—and we hope the Justice Department is doing it for the right reasons."
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'Death Sentence for Local Media': Warnings as FCC Pushes Change to Benefit Right-Wing Media Giant
Free press advocates say rule changes are "massive handout" to broadcaster Sinclair that would have far-reaching and negative impacts in communities nationwide
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Google has established a pattern of lobbying and threatening to acquire power. It has reached a dangerous point common to many monarchs: The moment where it no longer wants to allow dissent. Views
Google Is Coming After Critics in Academia and Journalism. It’s Time To Stop Them
About 10 years ago, Tim Wu, the Columbia Law professor who coined the term network neutrality, made this prescient comment : “To love Google, you have to be a little bit of a monarchist, you have to have faith in the way people traditionally felt about the king.” Wu was right. And now, Google has...
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Reporters in public settings are also finding that people are becoming “more violent toward the media than they have been in the past,” such as the recent case of Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs who was physically attacked by Republican candidate Greg Gianforte while asking a question. Views
Trump Team Sets the Stage for Prosecutions of the Press
At a press briefing last week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned darkly of “the dramatic growth in the number of unauthorized disclosures of classified national security information in the past several months.” He suggested that his Justice Department would begin “reviewing policies affecting...
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'Brazen Attack on Media Freedom': Critics Blast Israel's Move to Ban Al Jazeera
"The move sends a chilling message that the Israeli authorities will not tolerate critical coverage."
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens to an adviser at the start of the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on August 6 Views
What is Behind Israel's Attempt to Ban Al Jazeera?
Does Netanyahu need a smoke screen for his corruption scandal or is there a more sinister reason for banning Al Jazeera?
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