Open Internet

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A federal appeals court on Wednesday struck down the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) effort to expand municipal broadband. Reuters described the decision as "a win for private-sector providers of broadband internet and a setback for FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler." "These corporate providers invest in campaign contributions rather than in...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The fight for internet privacy has focused much of its attention on government...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
In what is being heralded as a win for privacy, a federal appeals court on...

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Some of the world's largest websites and rights groups are planning a coordinated day of action on June 5, the first anniversary of Snowden's revelations, to oppose mass online surveillance. The Reset the Net campaign, launched by Fight for the Future, will feature a splash screen offering tips for direct action, like how to install NSA-resistant encryption tools , to ensure Internet privacy.