Campaign: The Open Internet & Innovation

Neutrality: Telephones don't prioritize connection to their financial partners, why should the Internet?

Imagine if you picked up the telephone to order a Papa John's and Ma Bell tried to steer you towards Dominos Pizza instead, because Dominos is paying kickbacks to your telco. Extreme example, I know, but illustrative of the "traffic shaping/prioritization" shenanigans that will develop if we don't insist on Net Neutrality. Net Neutrality is fundamental to an Open Internet. Don't be distracted by FUD.

Submitted by

Tags

Voting

74 votes
Active
Idea No. 28