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Privacy by Design

Jul 24, 2012
Nicholas Merrill is tired of waiting for Congress to protect Americans' privacy online So he plans to force the matter by changing the way telecommunication companies do business So he plans to change the way telecommunication companies do business.

This Is Why People Hate Washington

May 12, 2011
Meredith Attwell Baker, one of two Republican FCC commissioners, voted in late January to approve the merger of Comcast and NBC. Less than four months later, she announced that she is leaving the FCC to become a lobbyist for the merged company. (more)

Al Franken Blasts the FCC

Jan 21, 2011
Speaking to a Netroots gathering, the Minnesota senator called net neutrality the "free speech issue of our time" and condemned the FCC's decision to "create essentially two Internets" Franken also said of the FCC-approved union of Comcast and NBC, "I hate this merger" (more).

Help Stop Destruction of the Free Internet Now

Dec 27, 2010
The recent FCC decision to “protect” the free and open Internet was long awaited by activists but it turned out to be smoke and mirrors, catering largely to service providers such as Comcast and AT&T.The recent FCC decision to “protect” the free and open Internet was long awaited by activists but it turned out to be smoke and mirrors.