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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 […]

FCC Closes Comments On Net Neutrality – Tells The Internet To F*ck Off (VIDEO)

FCC Closes Comments On Net Neutrality – Tells The Internet To F*ck Off (VIDEO)

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has closed down comments on their website after a flood of comments regarding the issue of net neutrality. They explained it by saying someone created multiple distributed denial-of-service (DDOS) attacks in order to “slow down” actual site users. Except, actual information security and cybersecurity experts cast numerous doubts on the FCCs claims. […]

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 […]

Sen Jeff Flake’s Bill ‘Protects’ Us – Allows Telecom Giants To Sell Private Data (VIDEO)

Sen Jeff Flake’s Bill ‘Protects’ Us – Allows Telecom Giants To Sell Private Data (VIDEO)

Bills have been introduced in both the House of Representatives and the Senate that would allow telecommunication giants like Comcast and Verizon to sell their customers’ internet browsing data. These bills would eliminate regulations put in place near the end of former President Barack Obama’s second term, and the lawmakers who proposed them claim they will […]

President ‘Let’s Use Couriers’ Wants To Police The Internet (VIDEO)

President ‘Let’s Use Couriers’ Wants To Police The Internet (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump is already talking about censoring the internet. We’ve gone from the technology president to the Stone Age president. He thinks we should go back to using couriers, but now he wants to end net neutrality. What Is Net Neutrality? According to SaveTheInternet.com: “Net Neutrality means an Internet that enables and protects free […]

National Security: Trump’s Claim To Sprint’s 5,000 Jobs Deal Is Beginning Of The End

National Security: Trump’s Claim To Sprint’s 5,000 Jobs Deal Is Beginning Of The End

Since President-elect Trump’s announcement about telecommunications giant Sprint bringing 5,000 jobs back to the United States, it has been passed off as part of Donald Trump’s campaign promise to bring jobs back to America. Trump made the announcement to reporters from his Mar-a-lago resort, where he acknowledged that a Japanese billionaire promised to spend $50 […]

Fight It! Trump Is Going After Our Internet Freedoms (VIDEO)

Fight It! Trump Is Going After Our Internet Freedoms (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump has expressed interest in attacking our First Amendment freedoms. He has gone after the press and the “rigged” media before. Now, he is after our internet freedoms. This isn’t the first time he has mentioned it, but it is still scary. Trump’s new tech advisor, Matthew Jamison, said that he wants to […]

Notice Your Internet Service Has Been Slower Lately? You Can Thank Your ISP

Notice Your Internet Service Has Been Slower Lately? You Can Thank Your ISP

Net neutrality has been a big issue in recent months, and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has issued new rules aimed at assuring all data is treated equally and to prevent Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from holding data speeds hostage. But a study released by?BattlefortheNet concludes that the major internet access providers in the nation–AT&T, […]

Comcast And Time Warner Cable Forced To Call Off Merger

Comcast And Time Warner Cable Forced To Call Off Merger

Last year, Comcast and Time Warner Cable announced plans to merge into one of the largest media companies in the world. However, when it became apparent that both the Justice Department and the Federal Communications Commission were extremely cool toward the deal, the two companies announced they were calling it off. For all intents and […]

Obama Supports Net Neutrality, Ted Cruz Offers Unsolicited Opinion

Obama Supports Net Neutrality, Ted Cruz Offers Unsolicited Opinion

On Monday morning, President Obama released a written statement coming out in full support of Net Neutrality. The President ran on the platform for net neutrality, so for many of his supporters, it is refreshing to see him embrace it again. ?Net neutrality? has been built into the fabric of the Internet since its creation […]

Net Neutrality: Not As Dead As You Think

Net Neutrality: Not As Dead As You Think

The fight for Net Neutrality isn’t dead! The Federal Communications Commission is moving forward, deciding the future of the neutrality of the Internet. The F.C.C. recently concluded a series of roundtable discussions and is in the process of formulating possible solutions to the bandwidth-balancing act that came to light as a major public issue during […]

FCC Could Ban Stations From Using ‘Redskins’ On The Air

FCC Could Ban Stations From Using ‘Redskins’ On The Air

Daniel Snyder, owner of the NFL’s Washington Redskins, has remained defiant in the face of growing pressure to change his team’s name on the grounds that it is degrading to Native Americans. Indeed, last year he declared that the Redskins will “NEVER” change their name at least as long as he is owner. But if […]

Here’s How We Can Likely Save Net Neutrality

Here’s How We Can Likely Save Net Neutrality

Everything you hate about your cable company is about to happen to the Internet. What’s worse is that you’ll hate this much more. Fortunately, there’s hope. Likely you’ve been hearing much about the death of net neutrality around the proverbial water cooler lately, and in case you are not already aware, net neutrality is basically […]