The Open Internet & the Freedom of Speech

Public institutions created the Internet, not the "free" market.

While I value competition in free market capitalist systems for some things, the Internet was not created within any market system. We would not have Internet now if we were forced to rely on any "free" market for all our services. We would still have local telephone monopolies dictating what kind of hardware we can connect, to the meager copper lines connecting our shelters to the outside world. We would continue to ...more »


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