R&R Episode 24 – Net Neutrality

Robert and Rachel discuss what “Net Neutrality” is, and the opposing viewpoints involved in it as well as the recent decision by the FCC to role back 2015 regulations which dictated what Internet Service Providers (ISPs) could and could not do on their networks concerning speed throttling, blocking, and competition.

For more information, a comprehensive article about Net Neutrality can be found here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Net_neutrality

Regulations passed by the FCC in 2015 found here: http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2015/db0312/FCC-15-24A1.pdf

At the time of this original posting the new Chair of the FCC is rolling back those regulations. The FCC is currently accepting commentary about this subject online using this form: https://www.fcc.gov/ecfs/filings/express

The Docket to reference when making comments is Docket 17-108

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