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.
‘Harlem Shake’ creator becomes unlikely net neutrality hero
Baauer said he plans to sue the FCC for using his song without permission.
Dead mother’s fake FCC net neutrality comments go viral
Fake comments left on the FCC's website have ignited controversy surrounding Thursday's vote.
Here’s what to expect after the net neutrality rollback
Now that the FCC has voted to repeal net neutrality, here's what will likely happen next.
16 members of Congress call for review of FCC’s net neutrality decision
The fight to restore net neutrality has already begun
Small-time internet providers: Congress must protect net neutrality
Many small ISPs that oppose the Obama-era reclassification also claim to support the principles of net neutrality.
Ajit Pai tries to meme his way out of net neutrality repeal backlash, fails
You have to see it to believe it.
The last night of net neutrality
On the eve of the FCC's vote to repeal net neutrality, activists camped out and prepped for one more protest.
What is net neutrality (in the simplest of terms)?
It's a freedom most of us take for granted, but it's under threat.
This dank ‘What’s a Rick and Morty’ meme proves we need to save net neutrality
It's a type of pasta, in case you're still wondering.
Internet activists plan ‘Break the Internet’ protest to save net neutrality
Users are encouraged to make 'creative posts.'
Internet pioneers point out all the problems with the FCC’s net neutrality repeal
Internet pioneers tell FCC the proposed order is based on a flawed and factually inaccurate understanding of internet technology.
FCC Chair Ajit Pai thinks it’s funny to joke about being a Verizon pawn
No one is laughing at Ajit Pai's 'joke.'