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FCC Internet Neutrality Vote, Are you Concerned?

  1. readytoescape profile image60
    readytoescapeposted 8 years ago

    This Thursday the FCC will undertake a rules vote setting up Litigation to control internet traffic, the below is excerpted from Google,

    "Today, the neutrality of the Internet is at stake as the broadband carriers want Congress's permission to determine what content gets to you first and fastest. Put simply, this would fundamentally alter the openness of the Internet."

    The full Google view.


    What do you think?

  2. arthriticknee profile image75
    arthritickneeposted 8 years ago

    the first steps towards censorship. An "innocent" concession here, then what?

    Is the FCC from America or China?

    1. readytoescape profile image60
      readytoescapeposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      This one has me concerned about freedom of speech and access to information. While this is formatted now to be innocuous, the potential for an attack on the 1st Amendment appears apparent, akin to the Fairness Doctrine.

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    C.J. Wrightposted 8 years ago

    Just another indication of this administrations intentions.