In response to the 28 Democratic senators who urged the agency on Monday to postpone the vote, the FCC said in a statement to Ars Technica that it was "just evidence that supporters of heavy-handed Internet regulations are becoming more desperate by the day as their effort to defeat Chairman [Ajit] Pai's plan to restore Internet freedom has stalled".
On Dec. 14, internet in the United States could change forever-and not necessarily for the better.
"Without net neutrality there will be less awesome art".
There's also an oft-repeated canard against net neutrality making the rounds. Sen. Fifty-five percent of Democrats support the regulations, as do 53 percent of Republicans. The August study by researcher Emprata found that among the sliver of comments that were unique, non-form letters, more (1.77 million) were against the repeal than for the repeal (24,000). It is clear that Americans overwhelming support net neutrality. "Any business practice that would affect the offering of a service has to be disclosed to the consumers, and entrepreneurs can understand exactly how these businesses are operated".
"If the FCC votes to gut these protections it will explicitly allow Internet providers to charge extra fees that amount to a tax on the entire creative economy". It's good principle. It treats America's internet service providers as a utility.
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"I think what's going to happen is the FCC will go ahead and eliminate Net Neutrality and we will be in this different world", said Hricik.
"The FCC would still require transparency", Pai said, in an article on npr.org. Instead, Congress continues to turn a blind eye as their appointee dismantles equal access to the internet.
While disheartening, this is far from surprising.
Against Me!, Bassnectar, Colin Hay, Atmosphere, the Glitch Mob and Run the Jewels' Trackstar the DJ were also among the signers of the open letter, which argued that killing net neutrality would allow "telecom giants" to monopolize internet access as well as be the arbiters of what is accessible. The future of the internet and free information is now being sold to the highest bidder.
Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has been suspended by the team for Week 14's meeting with the Oakland Raiders . Peters will not be paid his standard game check and will not be allowed to practice either.
" Revival " will complete a trilogy of albums from Eminem , joining 2009's "Relapse" and 2010's "Recovery". Revival is Eminem's eighth studio album and his first since 2013's The Marshall Mathers LP 2 .
Seventeen evacuation centers were opened throughout the San Fernando Valley, all of which were accepting evacuees and pets. Along with the lack of much-needed rain, the Santa Ana winds have made it very hard to contain and put out the fires.
The jury also acknowledged her role as an influential curator and educator who continues to speak urgently to the moment. The exhibition has proved one of the most popular in Turner Prize history, attracting 90,000 visitors to date.
But by early Tuesday afternoon, the eastern boundary of the evacuation area had been expanded to the Haynes Canyon area. The Pomona Fairplex and the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds in Lancaster also opened stables for evacuated animals.
Pope Francis said he was "profoundly concerned" and appealed for the status quo of Jerusalem to be respected and for "wisdom and prudence" to prevail.
Mariners, Angels acquire int'l slot money
The move gives the Mariners $2.55 million available to give the highly coveted Ohtani, while the Angels now have $2.315 million. Rosenthal notes that the Mariners now have $2.55 million in global slot money while the Angels have $2.315 million.
Atletico de Madrid is out of UEFA Champions League race
However, Napoli and Shakhtar Donetsk are still fighting it out for the other place in the knockout stages of the competition. Antonio Conte's side, who could be pitted against heavyweights including Barcelona and PSG in next week's last 16 draw.
Goodell signs contract extension
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has reportedly received the extension that he has been looking for from the league. Throughout the rocky moments in Goodell's tenure, the league is still generating a $14 billion annual revenue.
Yemeni women protest for body of slain leader Saleh
Saleh had joined forces with the Houthis in 2014 when they took control of large parts of the country, including the capital. Speaking to reporters by phone from Sanaa , he said that "at the same time, people are bracing themselves for more".
Hornets head coach Steve Clifford taking leave
Hornets head coach Steve Clifford will miss an undetermined amount of time to address his health, the team announced Wednesday. The Hornets play a home game Wednesday against the National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors.