On February 26, 2015 the FCC passed a historic measure to regulate the internet. I wrote a blog on that day, addressing my deep concerns about this.
The current FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, announced last month that the agency would undo its 2015 Net Neutrality rules and I fully support this.
Below is the blog I wrote and my thoughts have not changed.
Today was an extremely significant day. Today is the day that our Freedom of Speech will begin to erode. The FCC today, approved sweeping regulations championed by President Obama on how Americans use and do business on the Internet aka net neutrality. Today….(though going under the radar)….will be a day that will make history.
Net Neutrality is posing as a friend…..but it is no friend of mine. Net Neutrality is said to provide an “even playing field” for the under dog….but I tell you it’s a matter of time before all Conservative talk becomes suffocated. So, what is ‘net neutrality?’ According to USA today:
“Net neutrality, or open Internet, is the principle that Internet service providers (ISPs) should give consumers access to all legal content and applications on an equal basis, without favoring some sources or blocking others. It prohibits ISPs from charging content providers for speedier delivery of their content…
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