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  • Say Goodbye to Net Neutrality. Say Hello to the FCC's Trickle-Down Experiment

    By Mike Ludwig, Truthout | Report

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai before speaking at an internet regulation event at the Newseum April 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Eric Thayer/Getty Images)Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai before speaking at an internet regulation event at the Newseum April 26, 2017, in Washington, DC. (Photo: Eric Thayer / Getty Images)

    Ajit Pai, the Federal Communications Commission's Trump-appointed chairman, is preparing to gut the agency's net neutrality rules. The move is part of an aggressive agenda based on the idea that slashing regulations and maximizing private profits will provide benefits for everyone else. Opponents say Pai is working for the rich and powerful and leaving the rest of us behind.

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