Originally coined by law professor Tim Wu, net neutrality is the idea that Internet service providers should treat all data that passes through their systems the same, regardless of its origin or content. It prohibits ISPs from practices like paid prioritization. The Federal Communications Commission imposed net neutrality as official U.S. policy in 2015.
Netflix joins growing protest to save net neutrality
Several other tech giants and advocacy groups have also joined the cause.
Pornhub’s next protest will finally make you understand net neutrality
Pornhub announced Wednesday that the website will participate in a virtual protest against the latest proposal to threaten net neutrality.
Tech giants join internet advocacy groups for day of protest to save net neutrality
Several major tech companies have signed on to participate in the 'Internet-Wide Day of Action to Save Net Neutrality.'
Comcast accused of censorship after sending takedown order to pro-net neutrality site
Comcast says the site violates its intellectual property, but activists are warning of censorship.
FCC is one step closer to overturning net neutrality
Is this the beginning of the end for net neutrality?
John Oliver wants you to save net neutrality—again
If you think you've heard about John Oliver rallying the internet to save net neutrality before, you're right.
Democrats want more Republican concessions on net neutrality deal
A net neutrality bill would need 60 votes from the Senate.
Federal court upholds net neutrality rules as FCC aims to eliminate them
The Republican-led FCC plans to eliminate federal net neutrality rules established under the Obama administration.
The FCC is stealing the language of internet freedom to kill net neutrality
What does 'internet freedom' mean? It depends on what you think about net neutrality.
The Trump administration’s war on net neutrality has officially begun
Is this the beginning of the end for true net neutrality in the United States?
Congress may overturn Obama-era privacy rules for internet providers
Republicans say the rules are hurting internet providers' bottom lines.
Trump FCC Chairman Ajit Pai debuts plan to expand broadband
Pai is expected to take the FCC is a stark new direction.
New FCC chairman takes first steps to weaken net neutrality
Trump's pick for FCC chair isn't wasting any time.
Trump’s FCC chairman nominee Ajit Pai wants to end net neutrality
He wants to 'fire up the weed whacker' apparently.
FCC takes one last swing at AT&T before Republicans kill net neutrality
Internet freedom hangs in the balance.