Tag: fcc

  • Reddit, Tumblr will fight for net neutrality with protests this week

    The Verge on the [internet-wide #OneMoreVote protest scheduled for tomorrow.][link] I will be participating, too. Let’s give Ajit Pai the worst week of his shitheaded life. [link]: https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/26/17053380/reddit-tumblr-net-neutrality-protests “The Verge: Reddit, Tumblr will fight for net neutrality with protests this week”

  • Internal FCC Report Shows Republican Net Neutrality Narrative Is False

    The FCC, and it’s vile Head Liar Ajit Pai, [withheld even more information][link] from the American people than [we already knew][link2]: >Internal FCC documents obtained by Motherboard using a Freedom of Information Act request show that the independent, nonpartisan FCC Office of Inspector General—acting on orders from Congressional Republicans—investigated the claim that Obama interfered with…

  • Court strikes down FCC’s anti-blocking rules

    [Ars Technica][link]: >The Federal Communication Commission’s net neutrality rules were partially struck down today by the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, which said the Commission did not properly justify its anti-discrimination and anti-blocking rules. I have an extreme and intense dislike for the FCC (an unconstitutional entity which has done…

  • Appeals Court Strikes Down Indecency Rule

    [A tiny bit of good news on a dreary day][link]: >A United States appeals court tossed out the indecency policy of the Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday, calling it a violation of the First Amendment. Let’s hope we can make it stick. [link]: http://mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/07/13/appeals-court-strikes-down-indecency-rule/ “Appeals Court Strikes Down Indecency Rule – Media Decoder Blog –…