Net Neutrality III

Seton Motley The Daily Caller 5/5/2014

The Barack Obama Administration is back at it — yet another big government power grab is in the works.

The Administration’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) again resurrecting Network Neutrality — an all-encompassing Internet usurpation twice unanimously killed by court as an illegal overreach.

Court Backs Comcast Over FCC on […]

U.N. could tax U.S.-based Web sites, leaked docs show

Global Internet tax suggested by European network operators, who want Apple, Google, and other Web companies to pay to deliver content, is proposed for debate at a U.N. agency in December.

Declan McCullagh and Larry Downes CNET 6/7/2012

The United Nations is considering a new Internet tax targeting the largest Web content providers, including Google, […]

Netflix creates pro-SOPA super-PAC

Russia Today 09 April 2012

As United States lawmakers continue to consider anti-piracy legislation in Congress, they’ve found an ally in Netflix. Now the streaming content giant has created its own super PAC, whose main goal is to promote SOPA-like legislation.

Hollywood and record industry support didn’t help Congress get SOPA and PIPA to pass […]

Wave goodbye to internet freedom

FCC crosses the Rubicon into online regulation

Editorial Washington Times 12/3/2010

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is poised to add the Internet to its portfolio of regulated industries. The agency’s chairman,Julius Genachowski, announced Wednesday that he circulated draft rules he says will “preserve the freedom and openness of the Internet.” No statement could better reflect […]