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Net Neutrality

January 1, 2018 // La Crónica de Hoy - Mexico - Spanish

I have always imagined the internet as a major highway of information, one that can transport both large trucks and small vehicles. Net neutrality, considered one of the most basic rights for users and businesses, keeps that information highway from providing second tiers or lanes for those who pay, or for partners of [Read more]

A Free and Neutral Internet

December 30, 2017 // El Periodico - Spain - Spanish

Until yesterday, I was a cyber optimist. But if net neutrality that Trump has repealed extends around the world, I can no longer be that. Ending net neutrality means wiping out its very essence and all the varying possibilities for creation and innovation. “Abolishing net neutrality is a threat to the internet that [Read more]

Net Neutrality

December 23, 2017 // La Vanguardia - Spain - Spanish

The internet is a symbol of globalization and U.S. world hegemony based on the innovation and capacity to bring the future to the everyday lives of the majority of the planet’s 7 billion inhabitants. This premise explains the importance of a domestic but momentous decision for the future of the web: the U.S. Federal [Read more]

Yes, the Internet Is ‘Public Property’

March 5, 2015 // Le Monde - France - French

The FCC’s position fell firmly in favor of net neutrality in the USA, announcing a series of rules surrounding operators’ activities, which in future will prevent them from giving priority to certain content providers by making them pay more for better-quality access.

The United States: Toward a Free and Open Internet?

March 3, 2015 // RFI - France - French

<i>Is it necessary to guarantee free and open access to the Internet? The debate over net neutrality has been all the rage in the United States for a decade, and this Thursday, the American telecoms regulator intends to, once and for all, make this rule a common right.</i> Net neutrality means that a service does [Read more]

The End of Net Neutrality

February 12, 2015 // La Razón - Spain - Spanish

The Federal Communications Commission has arranged a very important event for next February 26th. This independent U.S. government agency, which is directed by five commissioners appointed by the president of the United States and confirmed by the U.S. Senate, will hold a net neutrality vote on February 26th. This new [Read more]
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