Open Internet

Jon Queally, staff writer
Privacy and consumer advocates—and a seemingly endless chorus of Internet user s—were expressing outrage on Thursday after the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate passed a bill that will allow powerful media corporations to collect personal data of internet users without their consent and sell that information to the "highest bidder" for profit . As...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A coalition of 171 progressive groups on Tuesday sent a letter to the Federal...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), newly under Republican control, on...

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Some of the world's largest websites and rights groups are planning a coordinated day of action on June 5, the first anniversary of Snowden's revelations, to oppose mass online surveillance. The Reset the Net campaign, launched by Fight for the Future, will feature a splash screen offering tips for direct action, like how to install NSA-resistant encryption tools , to ensure Internet privacy.