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Net Neutrality

How the Biden Administration Can Help Rejuvenate Journalism After Four Years of Carnage

It will require pressure from grassroots movements and concerned citizens to put these timely and urgent ideas on the agenda of the new administration.

Steve Macek ·

'Good Riddance': Progressives Welcome Ajit Pai's Departure From FCC as Great News

The current chair, said one critic, "will go down in history as one of the most corrupt government officials of the century."

Brett Wilkins ·

Digital Rights Advocates Warn Trump's FCC Nominee—Who Backs Plan to Censor the Internet—Is 'Even Worse Than Ajit Pai'

Former telecom lawyer Nathan Simington, a Republican, was tapped by the president after an incumbent balked at a plan to weaken online protections granted under a key law. 

Brett Wilkins ·

FCC Accused of Prioritizing Corporate Interests Over Needs of American People by Doubling Down on Net Neutrality Repeal

"This remand order callously dismisses the valid concerns of public-safety officials, competitive broadband providers, and millions of disconnected low-income families who can't afford to get online."

Jessica Corbett ·

'Huge Victory for Net Neutrality': Top EU Court Rebuffs Zero-Rating Schemes

The open internet win comes from the Court of Justice of the European Union's first-ever interpretation of the EU's 2015 net neutrality law.

Andrea Germanos ·

'Time for the Agency to Come Clean': FCC Ordered to Release Detailed Data From Fake Net Neutrality Comments

"Journalists wanted to get to the bottom of this mess. The FCC told them go away. But a court just told the FCC to stop hiding from the press."

Jake Johnson ·

How Trump's Attack on Net Neutrality Created a Legal Mess for the Entire Internet

Now more than ever we need the Senate to pass the Save the Internet Act.

Jessica J. González ·

Vowing to Deliver High-Speed Broadband for All, Sanders Plan Would Enshrine Internet as Public Utility

"Access to the internet is a necessity in today's economy, and it should be available for all."

Jake Johnson ·

Contract for the Web: Internet Inventor Tim Berners-Lee Unveils Global Plan to Battle 'Digital Dystopia'

"The power of the web to transform people's lives, enrich society and reduce inequality is one of the defining opportunities of our time. But if we don't act now—and act together—to prevent the web being misused by those who want to exploit, divide and undermine, we are at risk of squandering that potential."

Jon Queally ·

Cities and States Take Up the Battle for an Open Internet and Municipal Broadband

A different vision of how the internet could operate is already taking shape across the United States.

Victor Pickard ·

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