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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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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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Senate Passes Resolution to Restore Net Neutrality in Historic Upset, Amid Massive Public Outcry Over FCC Repeal
Amid massive online protests and unprecedented public engagement including more than 16 million emails, calls, and messages to lawmakers in recent months, the US Senate has passed a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to block the FCC’s overwhelmingly unpopular repeal of net neutrality. The...
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Friday, May 11, 2018
Fight for the Future Statement on AT&T’s Payments to Michael Cohen
There have been a flurry of news reports this week that AT&T paid $600,000 to President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, with the payments stopping in January, 2018 right after Trump’s FCC chairman moved to repeal net neutrality, something AT&T had lobbied fiercely for...
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Wednesday, May 09, 2018
Reddit, Tinder, Tumblr, Etsy, Pornhub, OK Cupid, GitHub, Match.com, TripAdvisor, Wikimedia, and Tons of Others are Joining Net Neutrality Activists to Rally Internet Users to Contact Lawmakers Ahead of Senate Vote
The Internet is on Red Alert starting today, as the Senate heads toward a crucial vote to overrule the FCC’s overwhelmingly unpopular repeal of net neutrality. Many of the most popular web services, as well as a broad coalition of small businesses and public interest groups, are already...
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Thursday, May 03, 2018
Reddit, Mozilla,Tumblr, Etsy, Vimeo, and Foursquare Among Early Participants in Red Alert for Net Neutrality Push Starting May 9th
Momentum is growing for a massive online protest as Internet activists, major web companies, online forums, and small businesses are preparing to “go red” as part of a Red Alert for Net Neutrality campaign to drive constituent calls and emails to lawmakers ahead of an imminent Senate vote to...
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Monday, April 09, 2018
Small Businesses Plan Massive Push for Net Neutrality Ahead of Senate CRA Vote
Thousands of small businesses, ranging from construction companies to tech startups are planning to deliver an open letter to Congress on Wednesday, May 2nd calling on lawmakers to support the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to block the FCC’s repeal of net neutrality. Small business...
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Monday, April 02, 2018
Privacy, Civil Liberties, and Human Rights Groups Launch Groundbreaking “Security Pledge” Campaign In Wake of Facebook Data Scandal
A group of prominent privacy, civil liberties, and human rights organizations have launched SecurityPledge.com , a major new campaign calling on tech companies to take concrete steps to protect their users in the wake of widely reported abuses like the harvesting and manipulation of Facebook data...
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Thursday, March 15, 2018
Fight for the Future Applauds California Net Neutrality Bill, Which Would Provide the Most Comprehensive Protections in the US
This morning California State Senator Scott Wiener introduced California Senate Bill 822 , which would ensure Californians enjoy net neutrality protections as strong as those repealed by the Republican-controlled Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in December. The bill, which is being...
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Monday, February 26, 2018
Major Websites Like Tumblr, Reddit, Medium, and Etsy Join Online Protest, In-District Events Planned In 8 Key Senate Districts, Rally In Washington, DC
Net neutrality supporters and major web platforms like Reddit, Tumblr, Etsy, Medium, and GitHub are planning Operation: #OneMoreVote , a mass day of online and offline action this Tuesday, February 27, to secure the final vote needed to pass a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution in the Senate...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018
Net Neutrality Supporters Plan Internet-Wide Day Of Action On Feb 27 As FCC Repeal Enters Federal Register This Week
The FCC’s resoundingly unpopular net neutrality repeal was published in the Federal Register this morning, February 22nd, which officially begins a countdown of 60 legislative days to pass a resolution to reverse the order. Net neutrality supporters and major web platforms like Reddit, Tumblr, Etsy...
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