How We Won Net Neutrality

How We Won Net Neutrality

By Craig Aaron Common Dreams This is what democracy looks like. That’s not something I thought I’d ever say about the bureaucrats at the Federal Communications Commission. After years of cronyism, corruption and cowardice, Thursday’s vote for strong...
How We Won Net Neutrality

Not So Fast, Net Neutrality…

By Michael Winship Common Dreams Over the last few months, things have been looking good for keeping the Internet open to everyone. A little too good, as far as Congress is concerned, which is why members and the corporate lobbyists who write them hefty checks have...
The President Might Have Just Saved the Internet

The President Might Have Just Saved the Internet

By Craig Aaron Freepress During his first run for the White House, Barack Obama promised that he would take “a back seat to no one” on Net Neutrality. Today, the president finally got in the driver’s seat. Early this morning, President Obama issued a clear and...
How We Won Net Neutrality

Get Ready for the ‘Internet Slowdown’

Amy Goodman TruthDig http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/get_ready_for_the_internet_slowdown_20140903 Next Wednesday, Sept. 10, if your favorite website seems to load slowly, take a closer look: You might be experiencing the Battle for the Net’s “Internet Slowdown,” a...