net neutrality

Department of Justice Sues California to Stop its Net Neutrality Law

Department of Justice Sues California to Stop its Net Neutrality Law

October 2, 2018

In a highly contradictory move, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is telling California that only the federal government has the authority to regulate internet service, while at the same time maintaining that it cannot (will not?) regulate it either. We speak to Ernesto Falcon, legal counsel of the Electronic Frontier Foundation

California Net Neutrality Bill: 'Gold Standard' for the Nation

California Net Neutrality Bill: ‘Gold Standard’ for the Nation

September 7, 2018

California passed a landmark net neutrality bill, which now awaits Gov. Brown’s signature. ISPs are going all out for him to veto the law, but activists are keeping up the pressure  

AT&T - TimeWarner Merger: A Disaster for Consumers

June 14, 2018
The argument that this merger, which will create one of the world's largest media giants, is not anti-competitive lacks all basis in reality, says Jeff Cohen of RootsAction.org and FAIR
'Red Alert' Campaign for Net Neutrality

US Senate Reverses FCC Decision on Net Neutrality – Faces House Battle Now

May 8, 2018

TRNN Replay: In a 52 to 47 decision the Senate decided to reverse the FCC’s decision to get rid of net neutrality. However, for it to take effect it still needs to pass the House, which will be difficult. We spoke to Craig Aaron of Free Press before the vote passed

Senate Bill to Reverse FCC’s Net Neutrality Repeal Gains Traction

January 12, 2018

As awareness of net neutrality gets more public attention, a Senate resolution that reverses the FCC’s net neutrality repeal has 45 supporters, but major obstacles remain. The fight to reinstate net neutrality is also taking place in states and courthouses. Craig Aaron of Free Press has more

Digital Dystopia: FCC Ends Net Neutrality

December 14, 2017

Ajit Pai’s FCC voted Thursday to end net neutrality regulations despite fierce opposition

Trump’s FCC Goes to War on Net Neutrality

November 23, 2017

A new plan unveiled by Federal Communications Commission chair Ajit Pai would repeal hard-fought net neutrality rules that uphold equal internet access. Can Pai’s effort be stopped?

Activism Won Net Neutrality – Can it Stop Trump’s FCC from Rolling it Back?

April 28, 2017

Craig Aaron of Free Press says the fight to stop FCC chair Ajit Pai’s attempt to undo net neutrality, which protects equal access to internet content, depends on a resurgence of the grassroots activism that helped push it through in 2015.

FCC, Media Consolidation and Internet Regulations

May 6, 2014
Organizer Kevin Zeese argues that the internet should be treated as a basic utility like in Nashville, TN, which has one of the highest internet speeds in the U.S.