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Defenders of Open Internet Deliver 'Historic Win' as Senate Votes to Restore Net Neutrality

"The fight ahead is not going to be easy, but victory is within reach."

Jake Johnson ·


Progressive Media Outlets—Including This One—Decry Facebook's Plan to Act as Gatekeeper of "Trustworthy" News

"Fake news is bad, Zuckerberg acting as the world's ultimate gatekeeper is bad, users deciding which news orgs are 'trustworthy' is bad, Facebook is bad."

Julia Conley ·


Citing 'Don't Be Evil' Motto, 3,000+ Google Employees Demand Company End Work on Pentagon Drone Project

"By entering into this contract, Google will join the ranks of companies like Palantir, Raytheon, and General Dynamics."

Julia Conley ·


Amid #DeleteFacebook Fervor, Experts Say Time to Tackle Big Data Profiteers

A social media platform like this "is the ultimate surveillance tool: an addictive product that's optimized to collect and analyze the intimate details of our lives."

Jake Johnson ·


11 Mayors Applauded for Refusing to Do Business With Companies That Don't Support Net Neutrality

"Town by town, city by city, local leaders are taking back everyone's right to connect and communicate."

Jake Johnson ·


"Don’t Agonize, Organize!": Internet Defenders Erupt to Kill FCC's Plan to Kill Net Neutrality

'The internet is for everybody, not just Verizon, Charter, AT&T, and Comcast.'

Jon Queally ·


With Pai's Net Neutrality Repeal Published, Internet Defenders Prepare for 'Hell of a Fight'

"Net neutrality is not dead yet, but the clock is ticking for us to save it."

Jake Johnson ·


Not Even Orwell or Huxley Could Have Imagined 'Totalitarian' Threat Posed by Facebook and Google, Warns Soros
jakeJan 26, 2018
Billionaire investor says there is serious threat of tech giants and authoritarian states teaming up to "bring together nascent systems of corporate surveillance with an already developed system of state-sponsored surveillance."

Here Are the 19 Senate Democrats Still Not Committed to Defending Net Neutrality

"Are they going to ignore overwhelming public opinion during a tight election year and rubber stamp these 500+ pages of blatant, stinking corruption?"

Jake Johnson ·


Before House and Senate Vote, Here's 13 Worst Things in Trump-GOP Tax Scam

Tax experts warn the proposal prioritizes wealthiest Americans—like President Donald Trump, his billionaire cabinet, and the many millionaires in Congress—at the expense of working families with children

Common Dreams staff ·

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