The new law could be costly
Broadband networks do not have any of the most relevant characteristics of public utility services.
‘Nothing less than the future of the Internet depends on how we resolve this disagreement’
‘Renewing would protect consumers from a noticeable jump in their bill every month for access to the Internet’
‘It’s too bad we don’t have those fast lanes’
‘The right wing has seized upon the internet as a means of communicating its ideas to people’
‘On a scale of 1 to 10, this is an 11’
‘If I am not convinced that a different governance structure would preserve Internet freedom, I will strongly oppose it’
‘The U.S. should continue to be resolute in its support for a free and open Internet’
‘I am somewhat dismayed by the way in which they [the administration] have gone forward’
The Internet’s moorings are detaching from America.
‘This is the Obama equivalent of Carter’s decision to give away the Panama Canal, with possibly much worse consequences’
Commerce Department will discontinue managing Internet infrastructure amid global NSA surveillance pushback
Congress should intervene to make sure Internet governance remains mostly an American job.
Information security requires partnership between the public and private sectors
‘The church needs to be concerned for, and present in, the world of communication’
‘There is no evidence in the record suggesting that broadband providers are carving up territory or avoiding head-to-head competition’
Ross Ulbricht an unlikely drug, theft and murder kngpin
‘Using white spaces will definitely be a more cost effective way to take Internet to the masses’