Ajit Pai

The Internet’s Future Hinges On Tomorrow’s Net Neutrality Vote (Video)

The Internet’s Future Hinges On Tomorrow’s Net Neutrality Vote (Video)

Who would have imagined people would have to protest for a free and open internet? Yet that is exactly what is planned to occur outside Federal Communication Commission (FCC) headquarters in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, the day the FCC is slated to decide the fate of net neutrality. Net neutrality regulations prohibit internet service providers (ISPs) from […]

FCC Chairman: Twitter’s Banning Of Neo-Nazis Is An Attack On All Conservatives

FCC Chairman: Twitter’s Banning Of Neo-Nazis Is An Attack On All Conservatives

As FCC chairman Ajit Pai marches forward on his quest to permanently destroy net neutrality and hand the reins of the internet over large telecommunications companies at the public’s expense, he’s now using ridiculous and downright offensive analogies to bolster his already weak argument. On Tuesday, Pai accused tech companies — most of whom are […]

In Fight Over Net Neutrality, The FCC Seeks To Supersede States’ Rights (Video)

In Fight Over Net Neutrality, The FCC Seeks To Supersede States’ Rights (Video)

From opening our public land to commercial interests, green-lighting the Keystone XL pipeline, approving the Italian oil giant Eni SpA’s plan to drill exploratory wells in the Arctic Ocean north of Alaska, we are only beginning to get a taste of how far President Donald Trump and company will go to privatize the public sector. One […]

The FCC Votes To Dismantle Net Neutrality Rules, Give Telcoms Control Of Internet (VIDEO)

The FCC Votes To Dismantle Net Neutrality Rules, Give Telcoms Control Of Internet (VIDEO)

Well, it happened… The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted by two-to-one Thursday to begin unraveling a key 2015 decision by former President Barack Obama protecting consumers’ internet content in favor of relaxing regulations on internet service providers. This is the first stage in dismantling net neutrality regulations. Current net neutrality regulations prohibit internet service providers (ISPs) from blocking or slowing […]

This Could Be The Week We Learn The Fate Of The Free And Open Internet (VIDEO)

This Could Be The Week We Learn The Fate Of The Free And Open Internet (VIDEO)

You may have heard lately about a little thing called “net neutrality.” It isn’t particularly sexy. It doesn’t involve Trump or his extended family. It isn’t part of the conversation regarding the president’s submission of classified intelligence to the Russian government. It isn’t one of the myriad reasons Trump is unfit to hold the nation’s […]

John Oliver Explains Why Net Neutrality Is In Danger Under Trump (VIDEO)

John Oliver Explains Why Net Neutrality Is In Danger Under Trump (VIDEO)

John Oliver discussed net neutrality again on his show Last Week Tonight on HBO. Three years ago, he talked about the concept, and the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) website was shut down after the video went viral. John Oliver told people to go to the FCC’s website and leave comments for them. At the time, the Obama […]

Don’t Get Used To Unlimited Internet – Trump Aims To Curb Your Access (VIDEO)

Don’t Get Used To Unlimited Internet – Trump Aims To Curb Your Access (VIDEO)

When former Federal Communications Commission Chair Tom Wheeler resigned his post the day of Donald Trump’s inauguration, many advocates of net neutrality started writing epitaphs for the free and open internet. That’s because when Wheeler, a former telecommunications lobbyist, proposed during his tenure to loosen net neutrality rules so telecom giants could enjoy more profit shares, […]