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Congress Is About to Get a Shit Ton of Faxes This Week

Motherboard
This week, Congress is voting on the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, a controversial law that privacy advocates have long protested against. What can possibly stop it? Faxes. Lots and lots of faxes. Fight for the Future, a pro-net neutrality organization, hopes to send Congress thousands and thousands of faxes protesting CISA in a new…Read More
Breaking: Obama's TPP fast track plans have been blocked by Senate vote. A great step, but far from the end of this. Lets keep up the pressure!

Senate Democrats Block Progress on Obama’s Trade Authority

Jonathan Weisman
WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats handed President Obama a stinging rebuke on Tuesday, blocking consideration of legislation granting their own president “fast track” power to complete a major trade accord with 11 nations in the Pacific Rim. The Senate vote on a procedural motion to begin debating the bill to give the president “trade promotion…Read More
​"This shows that the Internet has changed the rules for what can be accomplished in Washington," our campaign director Evan Greer told the New York Times today. Please share!

F.C.C. Approves Net Neutrality Rules, Classifying Broadband Internet Service as a Utility

Rebecca R. Ruiz and Steve Lohr
WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to regulate broadband Internet service as a public utility, a milestone in regulating high-speed Internet service into American homes. Tom Wheeler, the commission chairman, said the F.C.C. was using “all the tools in our toolbox to protect innovators and consumers” and preserve…Read More
​"This shows that the Internet has changed the rules for what can be accomplished in Washington," our campaign director Evan Greer told the New York Times today. Please share!

In Net Neutrality Victory, F.C.C. Classifies Broadband Internet Service as a Public Utility

Rebecca R. Ruiz and Steve Lohr
WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to regulate broadband Internet service as a public utility, a milestone in regulating high-speed Internet service into American homes. Tom Wheeler, the commission chairman, said the F.C.C. was using “all the tools in our toolbox to protect innovators and consumers” and preserve…Read More
We did it! Now we need to make sure Congress stands strong against the pressure Comcast and other cable giants are sure to put on them. Tell Congress to DEFEND NET NEUTRALITY!!

Net Neutrality wins

Boing Boing
In a 3 to 2 party-line vote, the FCC decided today that broadband internet access will be be classified as a "telecommunications service under Title II," a utility akin to telephone service. The ruling enshrines major aspects of net neutrality, the principle that favors an "open internet" and which limits what service providers can do to control…Read More
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