Democratic state attorneys general and advocacy groups Thursday said they were gearing up to fight the Federal Communications Commission over its move to scrap the Obama-era net neutrality rules that were adopted to ensure equal access to the web. As protestors outside the FCC pronounced the death of an open internet, the FCC, led by Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer, voted on party lines Thursday to repeal so-called net neutrality rules.
- The net neutrality vote, explained (mashable.com)
- U.S. agency prepares to hand over internet oversight to FTC after net neutrality vote (thegazette.com)
- Get Ready to Say Hi to the New Freedom Order of the Internet – Empowering No One but the ISPs(wccftech.com)
- More Republicans in Congress criticize FCC’s net neutrality plan (feedproxy.google.com)