Articles tagged: net neutrality

  • Congress threatens important net neutrality with bill

    Forum — April 17, 2017 (Carnival Preview)

    A few weeks ago, Congress passed a bill allowing internet service providers (ISPs) to sell their users’ browsing history without the users’ permission. Currently, the only hurdle the bill has left to ...

  • Elephant and donkey alike must support free Internet

    Forum — November 24, 2014

    The debate over net neutrality in the United States has come back into the public spotlight, with President Obama and prominent Republican figures, including Texas Senator Ted Cruz, declaring opposing...

  • Prioritization fine if free, open Internet isn’t hurt

    Forum — November 17, 2014

    Want to watch your favorite channel on YouTube? For a steal of only $4.99 a month, you can add the online video streaming package! Want to see results on Google pertaining to your favorite sports team...

  • National news in brief

    News — November 17, 2014

    Net neutrality debate continues

  • New FCC Proposal Threatens Future of Net Neutrality

    Forum — April 28, 2014

    Last week, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that it would be proposing new laws on net neutrality that would allow Internet companies to charge in order to prioritize connections ...

  • An interview with Alexis Ohanian

    News — February 24, 2014

    Reddit co-founder and open Internet activist Alexis Ohanian visited Carnegie Mellon on Tuesday on his tour promoting his new book, Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be Made, Not Ma...

  • Pugwash: Vagueness of net neutrality

    Scitech — February 2, 2014 (EOC)

    This week, Pugwash set out to debate the societal implications of net neutrality, first by defining exactly what net neutrality is.

  • Enforced net neutrality crucial to Internet freedom

    Forum — January 20, 2014

    Last week, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned important components of the FCC’s net neutrality regulations. Net neutrality is the principle that all data and con...

  • Net neutrality is not a friend to the Internet

    Forum — January 20, 2014

    On the surface, net neutrality is a great idea. The free and open culture of the Internet is what makes it a beautiful thing, and price discrimination against users and websites would do terrible thin...