Net Neutrality Ruling Will Disempower Communities of Color

Jessica Gonzalez: As US Court of Appeals rules against net neutrality, internet service providers will restrict access for communities of color -   January 17, 14 JAISAL NOOR, TRNN PRODUCER: This is The Real News Network, and I'm Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. On Tuesday, a three-judge panel handed down a ruling against the Federal Communications Commission that could have serious ramifications for the future of internet freedom. The decision struck down FCC guidelines adopted in 2010 that preserved net neutrality to guarantee internet service providers can't slow down or block access to any online content. In response, former FCC commissioner Michael Copps released a statement saying the ruling, quote, "is poised to end the free, open, and uncensored Internet that we have come to rely... read more
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