Fight for the Future

Fight for the Future is dedicated to protecting and expanding the Internet's transformative power in our lives by creating civic campaigns that are engaging for millions of people.

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Thursday, August 16, 2018
Fight for the Future Statement on FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s Senate committee Testimony in Response to the Agency’s Fake DDoS Attack
This morning FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and his fellow Commissioners appeared before the Senate Oversight Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on the heels of revelations that the FCC lied to Congress about a supposed “ cyber attack ,” which was alleged to have happened just as millions of...
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Ajit Pai’s FCC Lied to Congress About Net Neutrality. They Should Act Now to Reverse the Repeal
Today, members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee sent a letter to Ajit Pai demanding answers about the phony “cyber attack” the FCC repeatedly used to downplay the overwhelming opposition to the agency’s repeal of net neutrality. Fight for the Future, the digital rights group that first...
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
THURSDAY: Small Business Owners Hold Telephone Press Conference as Congressional Resolution to Restore Net Neutrality Gains Momentum in House
Thousands of small businesses from all 50 states are calling on lawmakers to sign discharge petition as part of online day of action this week WHAT: Signers of the BusinessesForNetNeutrality.com open letter will hold a telepresser showcasing business owners from key districts across the country who...
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
New Scorecard, Crowdfunded Billboards, Will Ensure California Legislators Can’t Hide From Revived Net Neutrality Bill SB 822
On Wednesday , Sen. Scott Wiener unveiled the newest version of SB 822, the strongest state-level net neutrality bill in the country. Once gutted beyond recognition, SB 822 was brought back to life in early July after massive public pressure from the diverse coalition supporting restoring these...
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Mass Censorship Is Not the Answer. Fight for the Future Condemns Facebook Removal of Legitimate Protest Page
Facebook announced with much fanfare yesterday that the company had scrubbed 32 pages and accounts that they suspected “were involved in coordinated inauthentic behavior.” But as it turns out , an event sponsored by one of the pages they deleted was for a perfectly legitimate and permitted protest...
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Founder of Anchorage-based Company CustomMousePad.com Goes Public After Silence From Congressman’s Office on Pledge to Help Restore Net Neutrality
Local entrepreneur Jennie Stewart of CustomMousePad.com has decided to go public about a bombshell promise from Republican Congressman Don Young (AK-0) to sign the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution discharge petition to help restore net neutrality. The Congressman pledged to sign the CRA...
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
“Drop the Contract!” Salesforce Customers Call on CEO Marc Benioff to Cut Ties With Border Patrol Following Human Rights Abuses
More than 20 organizations that are Salesforce customers, including Greenpeace, Fight for the Future, Free Press, IfNotNow, Jobs with Justice and OpenMedia, have signed on to an open letter released today calling on CEO Marc Benioff to drop the company’s contract with Customs and Border Patrol (CBP...
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
First GOP House Member Signs Discharge Petition to Force Vote on CRA to Restore Net Neutrality
Today, Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) became the first GOP member of the House of Representatives to sign a discharge petition in an attempt to force a vote on the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to reverse the FCC’s unpopular repeal of net neutrality. With polls showing that...
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Tuesday, July 03, 2018
100,000+ People Call on Microsoft and Other Tech Companies to Drop Contracts with ICE and Border Patrol
A growing coalition of grassroots advocacy groups are demanding that Microsoft, Salesforce, and other large tech companies drop their contracts with immigration enforcement agencies like ICE and Border Patrol. Amid disturbing reports of widespread human rights abuses, more than 100,000 people have...
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Monday, June 11, 2018
Fight for the Future Statement on Official Date of FCC Net Neutrality Repeal
Today, the FCC’s repeal of net neutrality officially goes into effect, but the battle for the free and open Internet is just beginning. Fight for the Future, the small but fierce digital rights group behind the largest protests in Internet history, issued the following statement, which can be...
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