Trump's plan to overturn net neutrality rules to face 'a tsunami of resistance'
The Guardian ------- The Trump administration’s plans to overturn open internet protections face “a tsunami of resistance from a grassroots movement of Americans from every walk of life,” senators and activists warned on Wednesday. Trump’s newly appointed Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai is set to address internet regulation at a speech in Washington later today. Pai has vowed to take “fire up the weed-whacker” and cut Obama-era rules meant to enforce an open internet where all traffic is treated equally online – the so-called net neutrality rules. Pai and the cable companies want a more flexible system and lighter regulation, where internet service providers volunteer to protect net neutrality. They argue that the rules are hampering investment. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.